selfsameness


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self·same

 (sĕlf′sām′)
adj.
Being the very same; identical.

self′same′ness n.

selfsameness

(ˈsɛlfˌseɪmnəs)
n
the quality or state of being selfsame or identical
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Noun1.selfsameness - the quality of being identical with itself
identicalness, indistinguishability, identity - exact sameness; "they shared an identity of interests"

selfsameness

noun
The quality or condition of being exactly the same as something else:
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This "grouping" itself can be problematic: such groupings must be "of such selfsameness as to make the averaging of the costs of dealing with the group a valid and reasonable indicium of the cost of dealing with any specific group member.
For instance, in "How to Look at Television," Adorno argued that "The repetitiveness, the selfsameness, and the ubiquity of modem mass culture tend to make for automated reactions and to weaken the forces of individual reaction" (p.
In that case we may speak about temporal selfsameness, understood as conflation of the narrating and the narrated, which thematically and symbolically correlates with the spatial selfsameness: the room that the narrator never leaves for the duration of the narrative.
That naming encompasses the struggle against un- or non-belonging, for identity (individual and collective), and on behalf of our broader kinship, or selfsameness, one's human identity.