symbolic representation


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symbolic representation

in psychoanalysis, the substitution by the unconscious of a simple concrete image or symbol for a highly emotionally charged idea or object.
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We are in the government then what is the need of symbolic representation. When a party has majority government then it is their decision to make ministers."
This visualization of imagination helps in cognitive development since it gives a symbolic representation to a child's imagination.
In their study of the mutually reinforcing relationship between representative symbolism, gender and political power, The Symbolic Representation of Gender: A Discursive Approach, Emanuela Lombardo and Petra Meier (2014) interrogate the meaning and function of the symbolic representation of gender and its relationship for the reproduction of political authority and power.
Section 2 introduces the moving target detection and the symbolic representation of target trajectory.
(3) Symbolic representation which includes Buddhist art in the pre-Christian era when Buddha was presented through symbols like an empty throne, the Bodhi tree, a pair of footprints, a wheel, etc;
Is unionizing in over 38 banks only a symbolic representation?" the union asked.
The topics include the bivalent multilingual city of Barcelona, symbolic representation and public image in Ottawa, Helsinki as Helsingfors in a nation of two official languages, two opposing policy mindsets for language planning in Brussels, and a linguistic bridge at Switzerland's language boundary at Biel/Bienne.
While the absence of women from political life is less unusual in other Arab countries, like Saudi Arabia, Lebanese women have enjoyed at least symbolic representation in their government since being given the right to vote in 1952.
The narrative can either be read as a literal exploration of a quest for survival or a symbolic representation of a journey through life in the search for some sort of salvation...or a bit of both.
"This is really the first culturally symbolic representation we have here," said Kali Storm, the director of the school's Aboriginal Student Centre.
According to Rolon Collazo, Buero Vallejo's Fernandita falls into the category of archetypical and symbolic representation of the masses while in Molina's film she experiences (along with two other female characters) some (small) degree of feminist consciousness raising.