Anna Deveaux, M.Sc.

Jul 8, 2021

3 min read

Narcissism as an evolutionary adaptation

Origin and gender bias of narcissistic personality disorder

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A neurotypical person falls prey to a narcissist. Why? It’s evolution. A narcissistic personality disorder is an evolutionary adaptation that serves some humans.

Historically, a tendency prevailed to underemphasize feminine narcissism and describe narcissism as a male syndrome. A constant search for prey is…