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

The differentiation of a structure or tissue due to intrinsic factors.
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But perhaps the most surprising revelation for me was the students' use of self-differentiation. These students work very hard, but they also work very knowingly.
Therefore, this study sought to answer this question that what is the relationship between traits of personality (self-differentiation and resilience), individual, family and economic status with mental health of women with type 2 diabetes?
In individuals with high self-differentiation, emotions and thoughts work in tandem; in the case of low self-differentiation, emotions overpower thoughts or thought displaces emotion.
self-differentiation is for the sake of preparing us more fully to share filial affection with all the earth's peoples, as with them we live out God's calling to tasks which include the reconciliation of the warring factions of humankind, the restoration of the ecosphere, the exploration of the cosmos, and the fostering of a common hope.
Although Ranciere's essay reprises the central thesis of Le Partage du sensible on modernism's esthetic regime of the arts, it usefully complements his book on Mallarme (Politique de la sirene), and can serve also as pendant to Rosalyn Krauss' A Voyage on the North Sea: Art in the Age of the Post-Medium Condition (1999) which takes Broodthaers' work to be enacting the self-differentiation of mediums.
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.
A core tenet of the integrated perspective on Bowen's family systems theory and spirituality is the positive correlation between individuals' perceived connection to God and their level of self-differentiation. However, explanations of the relationship between the two have most often been theoretical and/or derived from personal experience.
What you might say is that what we're about is to deepen the communion that we have with the Canadian church and others as well and the only way we can do that is what we might call self-determination or self-differentiation ...
Thus children's literature becomes an agent in middle-class "self-differentiation from the classes above and below" (39).
More specifically, a discourse of dimensionality--concerning lowness and highness, flatness and round ness, visible and invisible forms of space, and so on--helps to structure the modernist intellectual's self-differentiation both from the masses and from the baseness of "matter" itself.
This study examined aspects of individualism, collectivism, and self-differentiation in 123 African American women attending a predominantly White university.