23 terms

Lesson 1: The Person

STUDY
PLAY
ANTHROPOS
HUMANS
HUMANUS
HUMANS
HOM/HOMIN
HUMAN/MAN
VIR
MAN
FEMINA
WOMAN
GYNE
WOMAN
EGO
SELF
AUTO(S)
SELF
AUTOMATON
person who acts in rigid, repetitive way, like a robot
AUTOCRAT
ruler with absolute power, a despot
AUTONOMY
a state of self-government
AUTOPSY
medical investigation of a corpse to find cause of death
ANTHROPOLOGY
the study of human groups, cultures, and behaviors
EGOISM
conceit, self-importance
VIRILE
very masculine
GYNECOLOGY
the medical study of female anatomy
MISANTHROPE
person who HATES other people
HOMICIDE
the killing of a human
HUMANE
compassionate, kind, fostering the best of humanity
HUMANISM
philosophy focused on humans' interests, values, actions
HUMANITIES
umbrella term for arts and culture of humans: art, literature, music, philosophy (NOT the sciences)
FEMINIST
someone who supports women's claims to equal rights and treatment
FEMINISM
the belief that women should have same economic and political rights as men

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