Articoli che contengono il tag: nature

A quick guide to the papers in this issue

Paper Title: Genius Loci: A function of a group’s affective regulation Author: Claudio Neri (Italy) Summary This paper builds a picture of a characteristic that is shared by both places and groups. Each place and each group has a “Genius … Continua a leggere

Facilitating Change: Boundaries and the Human-Nature Dialectic

Abstract The author examines the relationship between man, nature and the tightness’ of the boundaries of the species. The individual relates to family and community, as  a set of individuals from which it derives its integrity, and self-awareness. Expand the … Continua a leggere

Experiencing interaction: what makes up the bonds of relations with the world?

Abstract The author of the article identifies a constant interactive relationship between people and the world to which they belong, and describes the personal experience of using the interactive link with various outdoor environments. The testing of unknown landscapes opens … Continua a leggere

Discovering Time and Place

Abstract The importance of place and displacement, represented in the mind as a clinical problem, is emphasized in this article. The movement takes on a double meaning, on the one hand that of metonymy, the other of spatial dislocation. The … Continua a leggere

The Individual, the Group and Nature

Abstract In this article, the author proposes to consider the complexity of the interconnections between individual, group and nature. Is there a link between mental representations of nature and psychological well-being. If the child is not, and ‘entity’ separate from … Continua a leggere

Presentation, Individual, Group and Nature

The quality of our future depends more and more on environmental balance and its stability. Nevertheless, there’s a contradiction that’s difficult to explain, without entering into complex psychological processes – between the widespread interest the public opinion has for environmental issues … Continua a leggere