M – N

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  • power

    The word power has a twofold meaning. One is the possession of power over somebody, the ability to dominate him; …

  • martyr

    The word „martyr” means „witness” in Greek and Latin, one who voluntarily suffers death as the penalty of refusing to …

  • masochism

    The phenomenon of masochism shows us that men can be drawn to the experiencing of suffering or submission. There is …

  • matriarchy vs. patrarchy; patrarchy vs. matriarchy

    Whether a matriarchal or patriarchal system is better is hard to say. In fact, I think the question in this …

  • human species; man; human being

    I believe that man is the product of natural evolution; that he is part of nature and yet transcends it, …

  • courage

    Courage may serve as an example for the difference between behavior trait and character trait. Courage as behavior trait might …

  • mother fixation; fixation on mother

    Behind the boy’s tie to the mother on the genital level exists a much deeper and more irrational tie. The …

  • narcissism

    Narcissism is an orientation in which all one’s interest and passion are directed to one’s own person: one’s body, mind, …

  • nature of man; essence of man; man, nature of

    My concept of human nature is different from the way the term „human nature“ is used conventionally. Just as man …

  • necrophilia; love of death; death, love of –

    Literally, „necrophilia“ means, „love of the dead“ (as „biophilia“ means „love of life“). The term is customarily used to denote …