pseudomutuality

pseudomutuality

(ˌsjuːdəʊˌmjuːtjʊˈælɪtɪ)
n, pl -ties
(Psychology) psychol a relationship between two persons in which conflict of views or opinions is solved by simply ignoring it
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6) point to a widespread pattern of 'pseudomutuality' in Australian families in which the clash between belief in equal sharing, and an unequal reality, is resolved not by reforming the practice but by adjusting the definition of the situation.
Pseudomutuality in the family relations of schizophrenics.