Psychological egoism is the view that all persons, without exception, seek their own self-interest. Argue for or against. Format & Expectations Be sure you have a clear claim, that you take a position you want to defend using at least three well-supported reasons embodying logic, reason, and research. Give possible objections to your arguments, answer these objections and then draw your conclusion. Essays should include internal citations and a Works Cited page following MLA Style.