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consciousness expansion

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

Consciousness expansion, or expanded awareness, is a rather broad concept, usually referring to certain states of consciousness in which either self or the space around seem greatly...

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consciousness expansion

Susan Blackmore.

in The Oxford Companion to Consciousness

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 536 words.

Consciousness expansion, or expanded awareness, is a rather broad concept, usually referring to certain states of consciousness in which

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consciousness expansion

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

Consciousness expansion, or expanded awareness, is a rather broad concept, usually referring to certain states of consciousness in which either self or the space around seem greatly...

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Why is connection with others so critical? The formation of dyadic states of consciousness and the expansion of individuals' states of consciousness: coherence governed selection and the co-creation of meaning out of messy meaning making

Edward Tronick.

in Emotional Development:

December 2004; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Developmental Psychology. 10741 words.

This chapter introduces a new model of infant-mother interaction — the ‘Dyadic States of Consciousness’ (DSC). In an infant-mother interaction, each individual communicates their affective...

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inflation of consciousness <i>n.</i>

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 109 words.

In *analytical psychology, the expansion of a person's consciousness beyond its normal limits, arising through *identification (

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inflation of consciousness <i>n.</i>

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 108 words.

In analytical psychology, the expansion of a person's consciousness beyond its normal limits, arising through identification (2)

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Psychedelic, Psychoactive, and Addictive Drugs and States of Consciousness

Ralph Metzner.

in Mind-Altering Drugs

May 2005; p ublished online April 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 9468 words.

This chapter examines the states of consciousness induced by hallucinogens or psychedelic drugs in the framework of a general model of altered states of consciousness (ASCs). According to...

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Drugs: The Fallacy of Avoidable Consequences

in Freedom and Limits

March 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy. 1804 words.

Lachs takes up the question of whether we should or should not use drugs, especially with respect to its effect on consciousness. He is critical of those who recommend drug use without due...

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Search for a Linear Boundary

A.G. Noorani.

in India–China Boundary Problem 1846–1947

May 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. 4968 words.

This chapter details the failed efforts to define the boundary with China despite two successive boundary commissions. A boundary consciousness never receded from the minds of the...

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Burgess, Gregory (<i>born</i> 1945), architect

Rory Spence.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 280 words.

Australian architect. He graduated from the University of Melbourne (1970) and worked for Daryl Jackson Evan Walker Architects before starting his own practice in 1972. Burgess’s...

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Psychedelic rock

Jacob A. Cohen.

in Grove Music Online

January 2013; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 548 words.

A subgenre of rock music that first emerged around 1965 in San Francisco and London. Independently, musicians in both cities responded in similar ways to cultural and social developments,...

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Unity Consciousness

John M. Rector.

in The Objectification Spectrum

August 2014; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 2788 words.

Chapter 5 provides a glimpse into the highest level of awareness that human beings are capable of achieving—unity consciousness. This is reality as experienced by many of the world’s great...

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Mind Beyond the Brain

Paul Marshall.

in Mystical Encounters with the Natural World

July 2005; p ublished online February 2006 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Religion. 13423 words.

Spiritual approaches to mystical experience can be fleshed out with insights from the sciences and philosophy. Two overlapping ways of understanding the consciousness expansions of mystical...

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Tradition and Consciousness

Mark Sedgwick.

in Western Sufism

December 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Islam. 6916 words.

This chapter examines two interwar movements that link Theosophy and Western Sufism: the Traditionalism of René Guénon, and the teaching of George Gurdjieff. Although Guénon publicly...

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To Live to Work

Janice C.H. Kim.

January 2009; p ublished online June 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Asian History. 272 pages.

Linking economic and social historical research methods with special reference to the evolution of the industrial labor force, this book offers an account of the popular expansion of...

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inflation of consciousness

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

In analytical psychology, the expansion of a person's consciousness beyond its normal limits, arising through identification (2) with an archetype (2), the persona (1) or, in certain mental...

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Anticorruption by Indirection: Wang Yuewen's <i>National Portrait</i>

in Corruption and Realism in Late Socialist China

October 2006; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literature. 9496 words.

This chapter examines Wang Yuewen's political novel National Portrait. It explains that the problem tackled in this novel is municipal-level governance and that all the corruptions are...

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Globalization: a contested concept

Manfred Steger.

in Globalization

April 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Geography; Politics; Economics. 3966 words.

‘Globalization: a contested concept’ attempts to provide a definition of globalization. Globalization first appeared in the 1940s, but did not gain widespread traction until the 1990s. It...

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Globalization: a contested concept

Manfred B. Steger.

in Globalization: A Very Short Introduction

April 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Relations and International Political Economy. 4549 words.

‘Globalization: a contested concept’ attempts to provide a definition of globalization. Globalization first appeared in the 1940s, but did not gain widespread traction until the 1990s, with...

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We Can No Longer Hide in Plain Sight

Andre Cavalcante.

in Struggling for Ordinary

March 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Health, Illness, and Medicine. 14844 words.

This chapter offers a brief history of transgender visibility in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries across film, television, news, print, popular music, websites, and digital culture....

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Globalization and Economics

Ayşe Çelikkol.

in The Oxford Handbook of Victorian Literary Culture

P ublished online June 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (19th Century). 8500 words.

Facing rapid capitalist expansion in the nineteenth century, Britons reflected on the webs of commercial exchange in which they were embedded. Focusing on John Stuart Mill’s notion of the...

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