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heteronomous

 [het″er-on´ŏ-mus]
subject to different laws; in biology, subject to different laws of growth or specialized along different lines.

het·er·on·o·mous

(het'ĕr-on'ō-mŭs), Do not confuse this word with heteronymous.
1. Different from the type; abnormal.
2. Subject to the direction or control of another; not self-governing. Compare: autonomous.
[hetero- + G. nomos, law]

heteronomous

/het·er·on·o·mous/ (het″er-on´ah-mus)
1. in biology, subject to different laws of growth; specialized along different lines.
2. in psychology, subject to another's will.

heteronomous

(hĕt′ə-rŏn′ə-məs)
adj.
1. Subject to external or foreign laws or domination; not autonomous.
2. Biology Differing in development or structure.

het′er·on′o·mous·ly adv.

het·er·on·o·mous

(het'ĕr-on'ŏ-mŭs)
1. Different from the particular type; abnormal.
2. Subject to the direction or control of another; not self-governing.
[hetero- + G. nomos, law]

het·er·on·o·mous

(het'ĕr-on'ŏ-mŭs)
1. Different from the type; abnormal.
2. Subject to direction or control of another.
[hetero- + G. nomos, law]

heteronomous

subject to different laws; in biology, subject to different laws of growth or specialized along different lines.
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It should be noted that whilst Castoriadis places discussions of power within the orbit of his distinction between heteronomy and autonomy, that is in the context of either the occluded or self-institution of power, the discussion here revolves around its form as a social relation irrespective of whether it is instituted heteronomously or autonomously.
Because through this, the I as a person becomes autonomous in relation to its mere wants, even if this occurs through a deeply, heteronomously felt, affective ground.
If you were to approach this book heteronomously, you could learn many useful rules.
To act out of selfish motivations is, for Kant, to act heteronomously, not autonomously.
As a thesis about church teaching, the autonomy of moral reasoning helps protect the moral norm from being imposed heteronomously by any outside authority in general or the magisterium in particular.
But it will be argued that a satisfactory account of this aim must also be conceived in light of a person's actual motivational capacities, especially those endemic to her heteronomously formed core traits.
Rejecting Adorno's notion of artistic progress as a criterion of beauty, since it must perforce relate heteronomously to non-aesthetic normative discourses, Menke locates aesthetic autonomy in Adorno's revitalization of Hegel's notion of "Das Naturschone", whose irreducibly independent sensuousness suggests the suspension of understanding in aesthetic experience.
Even if those were magically liberated from whatever form of Foucaultian bio-power may heteronomously control them, they would still be in the grip of the Anthropocenic geo-power that frames their interplay, as they themselves exercise it.
In a certain sense, they are as mandated as the labor itself: "Free time remains the reflex-action to a production rhythm imposed heteronomously on the subject, compulsively maintained even in the weary pauses" (MM 175).
Jewish compassion in Levinas's view is never a matter of "being with" in the sense of "being alongside" or "next to" but of facing, of being "face to face" with, as Jacob met Esau, or as Jacob wrestled the night before with the "man" at Peniel, in a way that gives access to the infinite within the finite, and thereby to the recognition of the continuity of the other individual with myself, and the idea that I come into the world not autonomously--as individualism has taught us to believe--but heteronomously, which is to say, "from the other.