The story of the golden scarab illustrates the idea that synchronistic
events "have to do with spontaneous, meaningful coincidences of so high a degree of improbability as to appear flatly unbelievable" ("On Synchronicity" 96) and that they are "based not on philosophical assumptions but on empirical experience and experimentation" ("On Synchronicity" 101).
In contrast, the evolutionary world view recognises a variety of sets of rules or laws marked in synchronistic
terms by heterogeneity and diachronically by change, novelty, and recombination (204).
the breast] to the infant" in a well-timed, synchronistic
manner, the mother provides a "holding environment" which allows the infant to begin to piece together its previously "unintegrated" experiences of self and others.
If we are willing to suspend our insistence that we are merely physical beings who must maintain a concrete hold on the world, then we can be part of the numinosity that surrounds these synchronistic
On the surface this phrase is not so different from explanations we have gone through previously; it shows the synchronistic
relationship of all aspects of letterform, knowledge and virtue, illustrated in Tory's explanatory diagrams.
only, it would crumble into a vast, synchronistic
Given the sympatric and synchronistic
coexistence of northern short-tailed shrews with Neotominae and Arvicolinae rodents (such as Peromyscus leucopus and Microtus pennsylvanicus) and their ferocious territorial behavior, hantavirus spillover may be possible.
When Z Channel's use of month-long festivals showcasing a director, actor, or theme was isomorphic with the party atmosphere of the Harvard graduation ball at the opening of Cimino's Heaven's Gate, or when programmer Harvey's story was obviously synchronistic
with the guerilla-journalism of James Woods and John Belushi in Salvador, or with Fitzcarraldo's impossible dream to bring opera culture to the Peruvian jungle in Herzog's masterpiece, it just made sense to intercut those clips with the interviews and documents telling the story of Z Channel.
In The People and the Word, Warrior takes readers by the hand and for a time leads them down a series of paths that simultaneously occupy real and intellectual space, elucidating for us the spaces between them that create a synchronistic
of Arizona-Tucson) constructs a roadmap of Bei Dao's complex poetics, finding it to be both unabashedly individualistic and deeply synchronistic
with traditional Chinese and post-modernist aesthetics.
I didn't realise that in a strange, synchronistic
way, my life would run parallel to it.
Thus, when Ognjenovic's life path was directed toward the Scandinavian north one century later, the synchronistic
parallel between the two most prominent women writers in Yugoslav literature became obvious to the Serbian reading public.