telesthesia


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perception

 [per-sep´shun]
the conscious mental registration of a sensory stimulus. adj., adj percep´tive.
depth perception the ability to recognize depth or the relative distances to different objects in space.
disturbed sensory perception a nursing diagnosis accepted by the North American Nursing Diagnosis Association, defined as a change in the amount of patterning of incoming stimuli, accompanied by a diminished, exaggerated, distorted, or impaired response to such stimuli.
extrasensory perception (ESP) knowledge of, or response to, an external thought or objective event not achieved as the result of stimulation of the sense organs.

telesthesia

(tel-es-the'ze-a) [? + aisthesis, sensation]
1. Telepathy.
2. Distance perception.
See: paranormal
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Telesthesia is written as a work of 'low theory', the term Wark uses for the experimental, interventionist style of authors like Guy Debord and Jean Baudrillard.
This should not take away from the overall strengths of Telesthesia.