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Definition of the noun self-deprivation

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  1. A deprivation at one's own initiative.

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Google previewThe Core Balance Diet (2011)

by Marcelle Pick

Self-deprivation is a great way ...

Google previewPeter Abelard: Collationes (2001)

by Peter Abelard

temperance is the firm and measured control by reason of sensual desire and wrongful impulses — 'measured' because extreme self-deprivation is a vice rather than a virtue. (124) This shows how prudence is required by the virtues: to be just, we must know what is ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Behavior Modification and Cognitive Behavior Therapy (2005)

by Michel Hersen

self-deprivation, (c) goal setting or standard setting, (d) self-monitoring or selfobservation, (e) self- evaluation of whether the standard has been achieved, and (f) contingent self- presentation of consequences (e.g., self-reward or self-punishment). Note that the self-mediated ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

a disorder characterized by an insatiable craving for food, often resulting in episodes of continuous eating and often followed by purging, depression, and self-deprivation.

Google previewReligions of the World: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Beliefs and Practices, 2nd Edition [6 volumes] (2010)

A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Beliefs and Practices by J. Gordon Melton, Martin Baumann

Buddhist asceticism was originally designed as a middle way between undignified hedonism and severe self-deprivation. The Visuddhimagga by Buddhaghosa, a master of Theravada Buddhism, counsels a life of restraint within which the depths of meditation can be explored consciously over many years of commitment. Mahayana Buddhism similarly employs ...

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