self-differentiation


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self-dif·fer·en·ti·a·tion

(self'dif'ĕr-en-shē-ā'shŭn),
Differentiation resulting from the action of intrinsic causes.

self-differentiation

specialization and diversification of a tissue or body part resulting solely from intrinsic factors.

self-differentiation

The differentiation of a structure or tissue due to intrinsic factors.
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The study, which was conducted on the mental health and self-differentiation the results of the study showed that people who have high levels of differentiation had less avoidance and distrust [15], Psychological distress [16,17] dysfunction ,anxiety and depression(18,19,20,21,22).
He considers Nietzsche on self-differentiation and genealogy, the incorporation of truth and the symbiosis of truth and life, the self-becoming of the world and the incompleteness of being, the origin of truth, existential reductions and the object of truth, and Merleau-Ponty's soft ontology of truth as falsification.
Older age and lower physical health, along with higher self-differentiation among less educated women, were also found to be connected to the perceived personal growth of grandmothers.
The event of the unfolding of these various forms of differentiation, its unfolding in each case as an ongoing process of self-differentiation, self-unfolding, and self-renewal across time, de Warren says, is what Husserl calls the transcendental "life" of the subject.
Couple forgiveness, self-differentiation and secondary traumatization among wives of former POWs.
Amrani proposed to the participants to think about a possible sub-regional approach within the framework of the MD involving the Maghreb countries, while preserving the basic principles of self-differentiation and non-discrimination to meet security challenges.
Schnarch (1991) identifies Jesus as an example of a highly differentiated individual: "His life, recorded by both disciples and foes, represents one of the superlative acts of self-differentiation from his prevailing culture.
But just as Christian self-understanding holds contradictions based on ancestry within Judaism and self-differentiation from Judaism, Christian stereotypes of Judaism also suffer from a schizophrenic mentality: Judaism is identified as a "deficient-excessive physicality" which contrasts with the spiritual turn away from mere corporality found in Christianity, especially one given to allegorical analysis of scripture (p.
This study examined aspects of individualism, collectivism, and self-differentiation in 123 African American women attending a predominantly White university.
To sing sad songs and love songs was therefore an act of defiance or self-differentiation from those w ho accepted the communist prohibition, and by extension, at least in the asylees' view, the communist regime" (p.
Were self-differentiation to continue without such sources, it could only end in a boundless and hence truly random entropic state.
Individuals and families under stress from coping with environmental pressures need to function with high self-differentiation.