By Edward F. Edinger

Redeems the relevance of Greek philosophy to daily, sleek existence. the aim of this ebook isn't to review philosophy, yet particularly to trace the psyshe because it manifests within the archetypal principles that so gripped the early Greeks. Dr. Edinger's designated perpective redeems the relvance of this bedrock of the Western psyche through referring to the Greeks' principles to fashionable mental event.

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G. g. the tilt of a line may be judged by its deviation from vertical (the anchor point). angular gyrus 25 PASSING anemotropism. Orienting the body with reference to air currents, a TROPISM. and (A). A logical operation in the propositional calculus. Where p and q are propositions, 'p and q' is true if and only if p is true and q is true. anencephaly. The congenital absence of a brain. ancient mariner syndrome. See STRANGER EFFECI'. and gate. An electronic unit that has two inputs, and that gives an output only if both input signals are on.

A synonym for CORTICOSPINAL TRACT. anteroventral periventricular nucleus. A nucleus in the anterior hypothalamus involved in regulating the oestrus cycle. anthophobia. Pathological fear of flowers. anthropoid apes. e. the gibbon, orang-utan, chimpanzee, and gorilla. They are the primates most nearly related to man. They all inhabit the Old World. anthropology. The study of man, but in practice either CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY or PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY. anthropomorphism. The unnecessary attribution of human characteristics to lower organisms or to inanimate objects.

A morbid fear of water, bathing, or swimming. aqueduct of Sylvius. A synonym for CEREBRAL AQUEDUCT. aqueous humour. The transparent fluid lying between the cornea and lens. arachneophobia. An alternative spelling of ARACHNOPHOBIA. arachnoid layer. The middle of the three layers of tissue that enclose the central nervous system. See MENINGES. arachnophobia. A morbid fear of spiders. ARAS. An abbreviation for ASCENDING RETICULAR ACTIVATING SYSTEM. arbitrary inference. Reaching a gloomy conclusion by false reasoning.

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