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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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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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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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Although the doll is inanimate, her hands are really on her hips. the author is trying to ... Yes, because it is giving a non-human object human characteristics.

www.thefreedictionary.com/anthropomorphism

... of human motivation, characteristics, or behavior to inanimate objects, animals, ... philosopher Mario Perniola's call for a new human able "to give oneself as a ...

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Giving human characteristics to inanimate objects. Frankenstein or the Modern Prometheus by Mary Shelley. ' … the moon gazed on my midnight labours, while, .

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First of all, antropomorphism literally translates as "human-like shaped", so it doesn't necessarily mean that only inanimate objects can be ...