In self defense these ‘baby’s’ grow up with an independent cockiness to shield them from their own feelings of self doubt.
Because the middle child never had the full attention of the mother they learn to negotiate and compromise with others.
They will do almost anything not to disrupt the peace in their lives.
More coursework: 1 - A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I - J | K - L | M | N - O | P - S | T | U - Y Birth Order and the Effects on Personality The psychological effects on personality resulting from birth order have been studied for over a century and psychologists have recorded many fascinating results.
"First borns are reported to be more responsible and achievement oriented then later-borns, who are in turn reported to be more socially successful than their older siblings" (Sulloway p. First borns deal with pressure from their parents to be the exceptionally better at everything.