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Spanish translation: "viejo Adán" o estado primitivo

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English term or phrase:Old Adam
Spanish translation:"viejo Adán" o estado primitivo
Entered by: Manuel Espejo
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04:18 Jul 10, 2008
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Science - Psychology / Personalidad
English term or phrase: Old Adam
Necesito una traducción para esta frase...

Id = Ello, referido a Freud

pero Old Adam no lo he podido encontrar

"We may refer to an anti-social personality, the id or Old Adam."

"Podemos referirnos a una personalidad antisocial, el ello o ..... "
M. A.G.
"viejo Adán" o estado primitivo
Explanation:
Freud llama "Viejo Adán" a todo lo que tiene que ver con el pasado de la humanidad desde el punto de vista del cristianismo, por lo que en la frase planteada, puede verse como un estado primitivo de la persona.
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Manuel Espejo
Local time: 01:11
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old adam
"viejo Adán" o estado primitivo


Explanation:
Freud llama "Viejo Adán" a todo lo que tiene que ver con el pasado de la humanidad desde el punto de vista del cristianismo, por lo que en la frase planteada, puede verse como un estado primitivo de la persona.

Manuel Espejo
Local time: 01:11
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 4

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Changes made by editors
Jul 16, 2008 - Changes made by Manuel Espejo:
Created KOG entryKudoZ term » KOG term
Jul 10, 2008 - Changes made by Monika Jakacka Márquez:
Term askedId or Old Adam » Old Adam


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