The Freudian view of human nature is basically deterministic. It is based on the belief that our behavior is determined by irrational forces, unconscious motivations, and biological and instinctual drives as these evolve through key psychosexual stages in the first six years of life. I don't care for this type of therapy very much. Too much emphasis is placed on things beyond our control that we cannot change. This type of therapy does not fit in with my personality. I believe that we can take charge of our lives, and that we can make changes. Though our past does affect us, I believe we can move beyond it by understanding it and coming to terms with it. I believe we can learn to accept the things we cannot change about our pasts, and move on to the future, learning from the past, but not dwelling on it, and not letting it influence our present and future lives.
A Survey of Digital Signature Schemes.... The hash functions are anti-deterministic in that the output is only partially determined by the input unless there is random access in the hash, as in the RSA .... (3006 12 )
Two Literary Essays.... in his anti-war novel All Quiet on the Western Front, presents a far more optimistic portrait of human nature than does the largely deterministic psychoanalyst .... (2098 8 )
The Disipline of History & Herodotus.... and notes that this is so because of the anti-historical tendency of .... probabilities: This conception of history was the opposite of deterministic, because the .... (3963 16 )
Education Reforms of Martin Luther.... This anti-education attitude and the closing of various schools caused Luther to .... Erasmus believed in free will, while Luther was more deterministic in his .... (2240 9 )
The History of Herodotus.... and notes that this is so because of the anti-historical tendency of .... probabilities: This conception of history was the opposite of deterministic, because the .... (3393 14 )
Christianity & Environmentalism.... They posit that literalistic interpretations of the bible, deterministic millennialism, and .... very close to the view that environmentalism is anti-Christian (ie .... (5133 21 )