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Definition of the noun acting out
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- a (usually irritating) impulsive and uncontrollable outburst by a problem child or a neurotic adult
- (psychiatry) the display of previously inhibited emotions (often in actions rather than words); considered to be healthy and therapeutic
- "Acting Out" is a book by French philosopher Bernard Stiegler. It is composed of two short works, "How I Became a Philosopher," and "To Love, To Love Me, To Love Us: From September 11 to April 21," which were published separately in French in 2003 as Passer à l'acte and Aimer, s'aimer, nous aimer: Du 11 septembre au 21 avril. Acting Out was published by Stanford University Press in 2009, and the translators were David Barison, Daniel Ross, and Patrick Crogan.
- subject: Philosophy
- "Acting out" is a book by Roland W. Betts.
- also known as "Acting out: coping with big city schools"
- "Acting out" is a book by Christen Anne Smith.
- also known as "Acting out: theater and the politics of citizenship at the periphery in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil"
- country: United States of America
- language: English Language
- genre: Documentary film
- released in (37 years ago)
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A Reference for the Education of Children, Adolescents, and Adults with Disabilities and Other Exceptional Individuals by Cecil R. Reynolds, Elaine Fletcher-Janzen
TELZROW Kent State University CONGENITAL DISORDERS MINOR PHYSICAL ANOMALIES ACTING OUT Acting out has been defined by Harriman (1975) as the “direct expression of conflicted tensions in annoying or antisocial ...
Encyclopedia of Adolescence (2014)
by Roger J.R. Levesque
Acting out can be understood from the perspective of several disciplines, but it figures most prominently in therapeutic settings and those concerned with delinquent or other risky behavior (see Alexander and Sexton M; Overbeek et al. M).
by Robert Jean Campbell
acting out action understanding Particularly in the early phase of treatment, it may take the form of disruptive, inappropriate,
by Dylan Evans, Research Fellow in the Department of Philosophy Dylan Evans
Although an element of repetition can be found in almost every human action, the term 'acting out' is usually reserved for those actions which display 'an impulsive aspect relatively out of harmony with the subject's usual motivational patterns' ...
by Robin E. Clark, Judith Freeman Clark, Christine A. Adamec
acting out The term acting out is often used to refer to aggressive or socially undesirable behavior displayed by children or adults. Some mental health professionals see such behavior as an outward manifestation of internal ( intrapsychic) ...
by Ronald Hamowy
Acting out of duty has to be distinguished from acting in accordance with duty. The latter amounts to an action conforming to what duty commands, which, for Kant, is not sufficient for moral worth. Rather, for an action to be moral, the agent has ...
by Harry J. Gensler, Earl W. Spurgin
acting out of love and gratitude toward God, and that we are to love our neighbor ...
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- Acting Out
Fireworks on the 4th in Santa Maria, CA.
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- Viktor acting out
Viktor playing around
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- Acting out cholera
Actors demonstrate the symptoms of cholera that people should watch out for, and show the audience how to chlorinate their water.
Photo credit: Oxfam East Africa
- Melissa acting out
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