It is important to define self-concept. What is the self-concept?
The self-concept is the perception that one has of oneself.
The self-concept may include the perception of one's abilities, motives, attitudes, beliefs, and other personality characteristics.
A person views herself as a kind person.
A person views himself as having an exceptional artistic ability.
A person see herself as motivated to make a significant contribution to society.
A person sees himself as perceiving equality, freedom, and fairness as important values.