somaesthetic doppelgänger
   see sensed presence.

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • Leibhafte Bewusstheit —    A German term that translates as vivid physical awareness or concrete awareness . The term leibhafte Bewusstheit was used by the German psychiatrist and philosopher Karl Jaspers (1883 1969) to denote what is generally known as sensed presence …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

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  • vivid physical awareness —    The expression vivid physical awareness is a translation of the German term leibhafte Bewusstheit. The latter term was used by the German psychiatrist and philosopher Karl Jaspers (1883 1969) to denote what is generally known as * sensed… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

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  • heautoscopy —    Also written as héautoscopy. Both terms stem from the Greek words heautou ( of oneself ) and skopeô (I am looking at). They translate loosely as seeing oneself or seeing [something] of oneself . In the older literature heau toscopy is also… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

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