καθεκτικός

English translation: cathectic

GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
Greek term or phrase:καθεκτικός
English translation:cathectic
Entered by: flipendo

19:31 Jan 8, 2006
Greek to English translations [PRO]
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
Greek term or phrase: καθεκτικός
σύμφωνα με τον Parson, ο προσανατολισμός των κινήτρων έχει τριπλή υφή: είναι γνωστικός, καθεκτικός και αξιολογικός
SGOUZA
Local time: 18:58
cathectic
Explanation:
cathexis)

cathexis
noun: (psychoanalysis) the libidinal energy invested in some idea or person or object (Example: "Freud thought of cathexis as a psychic analog of an electrical charge")


--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 15 mins (2006-01-08 19:47:40 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

cathectic:of, relating to, or invested with mental or emotional energy
(dictionary.com)

Selected response from:

flipendo
Local time: 18:58
Grading comment
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
3 +7cathectic
flipendo


  

Answers


13 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +7
καθεκτικός
cathectic


Explanation:
cathexis)

cathexis
noun: (psychoanalysis) the libidinal energy invested in some idea or person or object (Example: "Freud thought of cathexis as a psychic analog of an electrical charge")


--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 15 mins (2006-01-08 19:47:40 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

cathectic:of, relating to, or invested with mental or emotional energy
(dictionary.com)



flipendo
Local time: 18:58
Native speaker of: Native in GreekGreek
PRO pts in category: 8

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Nick Lingris
9 mins
  -> Ευχαριστώ.

agree  Catherine Christaki
11 mins
  -> Ευχαριστώ.

agree  Vicky Papaprodromou
37 mins
  -> Ευχαριστώ.

agree  Valentini Mellas
1 hr
  -> Ευχαριστώ, καλημέρα!

agree  Assimina Vavoula
10 hrs
  -> Ευχαριστώ, καλημέρα!

agree  Nadia-Anastasia Fahmi
10 hrs
  -> Ευχαριστώ, καλημέρα!

agree  Evdoxia R. (X)
14 hrs
  -> thnx
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)



Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.

KudoZ™ translation help

The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.


See also:

Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search