other-directed


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oth·er-di·rect·ed

(odh'ĕr-di-rek'tĕd),
Pertaining to someone readily influenced by the attitudes of others.

oth·er-di·rect·ed

(ŭdh'ĕr-di-rek'tĕd)
Pertaining to a person readily influenced by the attitudes of others.
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We might describe being, then, as naturally ecstatic or other-directed, and at the higher levels of being we see a greater capacity for such ecstatic movement: "The better a thing is, the more does it diffuse its goodness to remote beings.
Psychological egoism, a popular theory among evolutionary psychologists, insists that other-directed behavior is always selfish.
This is other-directed behavior, and while better than nothing, it is not optimal.
There is a fourth category of derivative positive duties that can be entailed by negative rights: other-directed precautionary duties.
Desire to be other-directed rather than to project one's own feelings and ideas onto the other.
Apparently, in its own way, the East is as other-directed and as present-minded as the West.
While it is informed by the post-Kiko period, Good Morning Aztlan emanates the strongest sense of band, and Los Lobos if nothing else is a remarkable band, albeit other-directed (Soul Disguise, Latin Playboys, Houndog) of late.
Only if we think God's interest is more in complexity than in purity, and in imagination and play as well as in other-directed love.
Riesman's other-directed people--friendly, shallow individuals who depend on the approval of others to such a degree that they rely radically on the mass media for direction--appear to be lacking an internal dimension to their character (19-22).
The primary mode of learning will shift from large-group, other-directed learning to individual, self-directed learning or interdependent, small-group learning.
B appears to demonstrate admirable virtue: she is obedient, pleasant, reasonably other-directed, nonconfrontational, and not used to exercising her will.