hominize

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hominize

(ˈhɒmɪˌnaɪz) or

hominise

vb (tr)
(Zoology) zoology anthropol formal rare to make something characteristically human or suitable for humans
ˌhominiˈzation, ˌhominiˈsation n
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Offering an operational definition of his concept of hominescence or hominisation, the philosopher explains, "What is hominization?
Celle qui nous interesse est tout a la fois produit et moteur de la subjectivation, de l'<< hominisation >>, de l'humanisation : une culture porteuse d'une dimension ethique.
Lumley-Woodyear, Henry de (1999), "Hominides et hominisation," in Edgar Morin (ed.
42] This approach allows for the consideration of religion in its earliest forms and its development over time, including: the process of hominisation from 2 million--~200 000 years ago; the development of hunter-gatherer religions (200 000-10 000 years ago); religions of early food producers (10 000-6 000 years ago); religions of early state societies with writing, e.
Paulo Freire (1985) called this revolutionary process of waking up conscientization, while Teilhard de Chardin called it hominisation vital to the larger transformations of society; this capacity to reflect, to think, to use our minds.
But the question of memory became the question of technics, because Leroi-Gourhan's conclusion (it's the last part of Gesture and Speech--the first note of the last section) is that what constitutes the phenomenon of hominisation is the exteriorisation of memory, and that every technical object is a memory-object.
Y para ello la apasionante pregunta es: "wie dieses prahuman Startkapital beim Menschen im Verlauf der Hominisation eine Ausrichtung annehmen konnte, die ihn schliesslich zu den eindrucksvollen Leistungen der kulturellen Evolution befahigte" (id.
Is it possible that these early fossil fragments sit more comfortably in a grade of hominisation equivalent to that of an earlier hominin, such as Homo habilis?
The story of hominisation and the Old and Middle Stone ages is a conventional one, but its errors do not affect the main period of this book, the last 10,000 years of our species.
Son muy significativas las palabras de Pierre Chaunu que sirvieron de introduccion al congreso: <<La mort et Dieu, Dieu et la mort, sont depuis la totale hominisation de l'Homo faber et sa mutation en Homo intellegens, c'est-a-dire en verite, en Homo religiosus, le probleme central essentiel de la reflexion philosophique.
We can recognize that there is something remarkable in the processes of fertilization and early fetal development (at least at and after the stage of segmentation), something to evoke attitudes of wonder and even a certain reverence, without falling into the trap of "immediate hominisation.
Mondialisation and hominimetre are but two of the many rare or coined words used by Depestre in the furtherance of his message, others including homme banian, hominisation, hominite, humanitude, militances.