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anthropomorphism

 [an″thro-po-mor´fizm]
the attribution of human characteristics to nonhuman beings and objects.

an·thro·po·mor·phism

(an'thrō-pō-mōr'fizm),
Ascription of human shape or qualities to nonhuman creatures or inanimate objects. Compare: theriomorphism.
[anthropo- + G. morphē, form]

an·thro·po·mor·phism

(an'thrŏ-pō-mōr'fizm)
Assignment of human shape or qualities to nonhuman creatures or inanimate objects.
[anthropo- + G. morphē, form]

anthropomorphism

Attributing human characteristics to the diety, to inanimate objects, animals, or phenomena. Because of our experiential limitations and need to find explantions, however unsatisfactory, we commonly resorts to an anthropomorphic concept of anything transcendental.

anthropomorphism

the attribution of human characteristics to animals other than man.
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(2009) Brand personality application on athletic shoe Park and John (2010) Transfer of brand personality traits on humans Aggarwal and Mcgill (2012) Anthropomorphization and 6 brand personality 7 8 Venable et al.
Such is the proper signification of Schelling's anthropomorphization of nature: to conceive of nature as still anterior and separate from the subject, while also being structured by the same dynamic process, if not exactly by the subject's particular manifestation of the process in the guise of self-reflexivity.
(43.) On the deification and anthropomorphization of the animal cycle in archeological findings, see, for example, Luo Feng, Guyuan nanjiao Sui-Tang mudi (Beijing: Wenwu chubanshe, 1996), 26-27; Zhang Lihua, "Shi'er shengxiao de qiyuan ji muzang zhong de shi'er shengxiao yong," Sichuan wenwu 2005.5: 63-65.
(10) The anthropomorphization of the city presents an odd blending of two of the key characteristics of Central American vanguardista production: cosmopolitanism and an inversion of the more usual psychozoomorphism.
First of all, songs bring inanimates to life via the anthropomorphization of the rice.
Danta's critique targets a philosophical act he terms "the anthropomorphization of agency," whereby the human capacity for self-determination becomes coterminous with the human.
Even while critiquing her "exploitative" use of Madame Beetle, for example, Neaera persists in calling the animal by name, an anthropomorphization that repeats the very effacement of alterity that Neaera is striving to overcome.
81, 85 (2001) (dismissing one reading of the Court's solicitude for dignity as "silly" because "states have no feelings of dignity to be protected; the Court's apparent anthropomorphization of states [would] simply reflect[] a category mistake" and rejecting more sophisticated versions of the dignitarian argument as implausible).
For instance, Koda and Maes (1996) find differences in the amount of anthropomorphization depending on the amount of human characteristics of the robot.
Wadley'in "Gendering the state-Performativity and protection in international security" adli calismasinda ise, devletin insana benzetilmesiyle (anthropomorphization) ilgili imajlarin guvenlik tartismalarinda uluslararasi iliskilercilerce siklikla kullanildigina dikkat cekilmektedir.
In sum, we are not only learning to replace internal human parts but also increasingly learning how to externalize and replicate these parts that will result over time in the anthropomorphization of non-flesh and blood beings.
The drama over the invisibility, then exposure, of her face suggests that her face is also the screen that supports the necessary and inevitable anthropomorphization of the inhuman.