What is another word for alterities?

444 synonyms found


[ ɒltˈɛɹɪtiz], [ ɒltˈɛɹɪtiz], [ ɒ_l_t_ˈɛ_ɹ_ɪ_t_i_z]

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How to use "Alterities" in context?

Alterities are generally understood as constituting deviations from the norm. They can be detected objectively through measures such as indices or surveys. But they can also be experienced subjectively. Alterity disturbance is the subjective experience of abnormality or difference. Alterity refers to all those aspects of experience which exceed our normal boundaries. It includes everything from disorientation to alienation. Alterity is felt as a disturbance in one's knowing or feeling and is often experienced as intrusive or overwhelming. Alterity disturbance can have a significant impact on a person's well-being and can lead to a range of psychological symptoms.

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