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In phenomenology, the terms the Other and the Constitutive Other each identify a cumulative, constituting factor in the self-image of a person—the acknowledgement of being real. As such, the Other is dissimilar to and the opposite of the Self, of Us, and of the Same. Otherness, the characteristics of the Other, is the state of being different from and alien to the social identity of a person and to the identity of the Self. Another way of describing "The Other" is to portray oneself at the centre of focus and "The Other" on the outside.
In Waldo Tobler’s first law in geography, he stated that everything is related somehow to everything else but things in closer proximity are more related than other things that are further apart. This means that when two things are further apart they share less association than things that are closer in proximity. This law can be applied when discussing the process of "othering" in different ways.
A cultural example of othering is when individuals that identify closely with their own ethnic or religious beliefs begin to gain the mentality that those who are different from them are problematic. This can lead to extreme separation, alienation, and exclusion of the person or of people that is seen as different or unusual to the typical lens of one's societal views. Othering can be described as discrimination of people or a population that is different than the collective social norm; since they are different they are also seen as deviant or in need of being cultured by the group that is othering them.
In relation to the Self, the Constitutive Other is the relation between the essential nature (person) and the outward manifestation (personality) of a human being. In a binary perspective of the essential and of the superficial characteristics of personal identity, each personal characteristic is the inverse of an opposite characteristic. The difference is inner-difference, within the Self.
In the discourse of philosophy, the term "Otherness" refers to and identifies the characteristics of the Who and What of the Other. These characteristics are distinct and separate from the Symbolic order of things, from the Real (the authentic and unchangeable), from the æsthetic (art, beauty, taste), from political philosophy, from social norms and social identity, and from the Self.
Therefore, the condition of "Otherness" is a person’s non conformity to and with the social norms of society and to the condition of disenfranchisement (political exclusion), either by the activities of the State or by the activities of the social institutions (e.g. the professions), which are respectively invested with political and social Power. Therefore, in the condition of "Otherness", the person is alienated from the center of society and is placed at the societal margin for being the Other.
The Other can also be used a verb which is described as Othering. It is a usage that distinguishes and identifies (labels) someone as belonging to a category, defined as "Other". In practice, Othering excludes those persons who do not fit the norm of the social group, which is a version of the Self. Similarly, in the field of Human geography, the verbal action term to Other refers to and identifies the action of placing someone outside the center of the social group, at the margins, where the social norms do not apply to the Other person.
Just got my new can last week and the 3 lug mount that threads into the can will get loose when I dump 2 mags in my CZ Scorpion.I tightened it up really good but the heat is the issue just wondering if there is a place local to find some Rocksett.
Just like the title says. 1 model 88 winchester PRE 64 308/243 mag $100 obo . This is a extremly rare magazine Detailed pics upon request ,1 s&w cs9 magazine $35 obo . 1 3rd gen glock 45 model 30 mag $20 obo , 2 gen 3 33rd glock 9mm mages $30 a piece Prices are negotiable trades welcome...
Most of these items are backups or items I no longer have a use for.
Lee Precision Safety Scale (New) - $5
Lee precision auto prime shell holders - $5
Lee 308 3-die set - $25
308 brass; Mix lot; 280 pieces. All once fired, and tumbled - $28
CH4D 30-06 reloading dies - $10
RCBS 505 Reloading...
Why don’t taco trucks sell other food on the other days of the week? Is it toxic masculinity or entrepreneurial privilege that makes them feel entitled to sell tacos every day of the week, ruining the significance of Tuesdays?
"Firearm owners acquiesced to escalating regulation of their right to keep and bear arms from an abundance of caution. Somewhere along the way, the whole culture began to view firearms as a privilege, like driving a car or practicing medicine, rather than a right, like voting or freedom of...
Lee Factory Crimp Dies $5 Each
243WIN, 222REM, 22/250, 270WIN
Lee Collet Dies $10 Each
222REM, 22/250, 270WIN
Lee Complete Set 270WIN $15
Lee Collet Set w/FCD 7MM/08 $15
Lee Complete 9MM Set (Missing Decap Stem) $10
Herters 223 Dies $5
Pacific 7MM Dies (rough) $5
RCBS 223REM Neck Sizing...
Just wondering how other folks' significant others view their ownership of firearms and if you converted your better half to a gun person or vice versa.
I was married for twenty years to the only child of an Iowa F... Wait, we can't use that term here... Her dad was a devout Christian who...
Price Reduced! Brand New Minox ZP5 for sale. Bought the scope mid last year to put on an ELD rifle, but decided to go with more magnification. So the scope has been sitting in the box for ten months. It is like the title says brand new, never been mounted or used in any way. All the...
From inslees' office today..
The final bill funds a bump stock buyback program. After banning bump stock devices in 2018, legislators created a program that would allow bump stock owners to exchange their bump stock for $150. A federal ban on bump stocks goes into effect soon, so passage of this...
This is probably a very basic question, but here goes.
I spend recreational time on DNR, National Forest etc land and I would like to save (mark) some of these locations on google maps or the like so that I can return to them in the future. Using my phone (Android, galaxy S7). In addition, it...
Cash only, no trades please! Face to face in SE Portland, please send any questions you have!
Parts kits, triggers, magazines, headspace gauges, muzzle brake have SOLD.
Ak Builder Barrel Press kit $80
End mills and drill bits sized for AK building and tool making all for...
I work for the same company as my girlfriend, and I work graveyard while she works days, so I went and left a vase of a dozen roses and a gift card to her favorite beauty salon on her desk.
She came into work and was greeted by beautiful flowers and very jealous female coworkers...
Let me see if I got this straight....
The Dem's are supporting lowering the voting age to 16. Push to lower the voting age gains traction across the states
The Dem's are pushing to raise age limits on purchasing firearms.
Dems to push bill raising minimum age to buy assault-style weapons...