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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthropomorphism

Anthropomorphism is the attribution of human traits, emotions, and intentions to non-human ... humans were created in the form of the divine, the phenomenon may be considered theomorphism, or the giving of divine qualities to humans. ..... Anthropomorphism of inanimate objects can affect product buying behavior.

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Jun 27, 2007 ... The term you are looking for is personification, which means the giving of physical or human characteristics to ideas, thoughts or inanimate ...

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Aug 1, 2013 ... It's not personification or anthropormorphism, because those are giving inanimate objects human characteristics. Thanks in advance.' and find ...

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Personification is giving a few human qualities, usually one or two .... like giving qualities of a different inanimate object another inanimate object, the quality of a  ...

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Some sites say that personification refers to inanimate objects ... when an object or animal is described as having human characteristics for the ...

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Yes, because it is giving a non-human object human characteristics. Posted by Anonymous on Wed, .... no the cat is not inanimate. no the cat is not inanimate.

www.thefreedictionary.com/anthropomorphism

an·thro·po·mor·phism n. Attribution of human motivation, characteristics, or behavior to inanimate objects, animals, or natural phenomena. an′thro·po·mor ′phic ...

psychcentral.com/news/2010/03/01/why-do-we-anthropomorphize/11766.html

Mar 1, 2010 ... Giving human characteristics to animals, inanimate objects or natural phenomena is a human trait called "to anthropomorphize." Sadly, as in ...

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Jun 1, 2015 ... Personification is the attribution of human qualities, characteristics, or behaviours to non-humans, be they animals, inanimate objects, or even ...

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Anthropomorphism

Giving human voices and personalities to animals or objects can win sympathy ... for people to think of inanimate objects as having human-like characteristics.