Affecting the senses

  • 1 The Secret Sense — Infobox Short story | name = The Secret Sense author = Isaac Asimov country = United States language = English series = ? genre = Science fiction short story publication type = Periodical published in = Cosmic Stories publisher = ? media type =… …

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  • 2 The Country of the Blind — Infobox short story | name = The Country of the Blind title orig = translator = author = H. G. Wells country = flag|United Kingdom language = English series = genre = Short story published in = Strand Magazine publisher = media type = Print… …

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  • 3 The Golden Rule — Not to be confused with the Golden Law or the Golden ratio.   This term refers to the maxim do as you would be done by . For other uses, see Golden Rule (disambiguation). The maxim of the golden rule is exemplified in many Christian stories …

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  • 4 Enlightenment I (The French): science, materialism and determinism — The French Enlightenment I: science, materialism and determinism Peter Jimack The French Enlightenment is not just a convenient label devised by historians of philosophy, and the thinkers to be discussed in this chapter and the next were for the… …

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  • 5 Psychology (The separation of) from philosophy — The separation of psychology from philosophy Studies in the sciences of mind 1815–1879 Edward S.Reed THE IMPOSSIBLE SCIENCE Traditional metaphysics The consensus of European opinion during and immediately after the Napoleonic era was that… …

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  • 6 List of The Incredibles characters — The Parr family. From left to right: Elastigirl, Mr. Incredible, Violet and Dash. Bottom: Jack Jack. Bob Parr redirects here. For Team Leader of History Channel s Shadow Force and television producer Bob Parr, see Bob Parr (producer). The… …

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  • 7 Paris arts faculty (The): Siger of Brabant, Boethius of Dacia, Radulphus Brito — The Paris arts faculty: Siger of Brabant, Boethius of Dacia, Radulphus Brito Sten Ebbesen Throughout the thirteenth century Paris overshadowed all other universities in the arts as in theology. This chapter will deal almost exclusively with Paris …

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  • 8 A Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge — wikisourcepar|A Treatise concerning the principles of human knowledge A Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge (Commonly called Treatise when referring to Berkeley s works) is a 1710 work by the Irish Empiricist philosopher George… …

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  • 9 Slayer (Buffy the Vampire Slayer) — A Slayer, in the fictional Buffyverse established by Buffy and Angel, is a young female bestowed with mystical powers that originate from the essence of a pure demon, which gives her superhuman senses, strength, agility, resilience and speed in… …

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  • 10 In the air — Air Air ([^a]r), n. [OE. air, eir, F. air, L. a[ e]r, fr. Gr. ah r, air, mist, for a[digamma]hr, fr. root a[digamma] to blow, breathe, probably akin to E. wind. In sense 10 the French has taking a meaning fr. It. aria atmosphere, air, fr. the… …

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  • 11 on the air — Air Air ([^a]r), n. [OE. air, eir, F. air, L. a[ e]r, fr. Gr. ah r, air, mist, for a[digamma]hr, fr. root a[digamma] to blow, breathe, probably akin to E. wind. In sense 10 the French has taking a meaning fr. It. aria atmosphere, air, fr. the… …

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  • 12 To take the air — Air Air ([^a]r), n. [OE. air, eir, F. air, L. a[ e]r, fr. Gr. ah r, air, mist, for a[digamma]hr, fr. root a[digamma] to blow, breathe, probably akin to E. wind. In sense 10 the French has taking a meaning fr. It. aria atmosphere, air, fr. the… …

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  • 13 work, history of the organization of — Introduction       history of the methods by which society structures the activities and labour necessary to its survival. work is essential in providing the basic physical needs of food, clothing, and shelter. But work involves more than the use …

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  • 14 Occupation of the Baltic states — Part of a series of articles on the Occupation and annexation of the Baltic states …

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  • 15 Pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite — flourished с 500 Probably a Syrian monk. Under the pseudonym Dionysius the Areopagite, he wrote a series of treatises that united Neoplatonic philosophy (see Neoplatonism), Christian theology, and mystical experience. Their doctrinal content… …

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  • 16 sensuous — sensuously, adv. sensuousness, sensuosity /sen shooh os i tee/, n. /sen shooh euhs/, adj. 1. perceived by or affecting the senses: the sensuous qualities of music. 2. readily affected through the senses: a sensuous temperament. 3. of or… …

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  • 17 sensuous — /ˈsɛnʃuəs / (say senshoohuhs) adjective 1. of or relating to the senses. 2. perceived by or affecting the senses: the sensuous qualities of music. 3. readily affected through the senses: a sensuous temperament. –sensuously, adverb –sensuousness,… …

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  • 18 sensuous — sen·su·ous || senʃʊəs adj. pertaining to the senses; perceived by the senses; affecting the senses; sensitive, perceptive, responding to sensory stimuli …

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  • 19 sensuous — sen•su•ous [[t]ˈsɛn ʃu əs[/t]] adj. 1) perceived by or affecting the senses 2) readily affected through the senses: a sensuous temperament[/ex] 3) of or pertaining to sensible objects or to the senses • Etymology: 1630–40; < L sēnsu(s) sense+… …

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  • 20 imperceptible — imperceptibility, imperceptibleness, n. imperceptibly, adv. /im peuhr sep teuh beuhl/, adj. 1. very slight, gradual, or subtle: the imperceptible slope of the road. 2. not perceptible; not perceived by or affecting the senses. n. 3. something not …

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