• WordNet 3.6
    • n self-awareness awareness of your own individuality
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In literature:

Came the duration of darkness, and the slow-growing awareness of other things and of another self.
"The Jacket (The Star-Rover)" by Jack London
In time then the babe arrives at self-consciousness; and, as one might expect, the growing boy or girl often becomes intensely aware of Self.
"Pagan & Christian Creeds" by Edward Carpenter
His own awareness of that fact made him more cautious than he need have been, perhaps more self-conscious.
"The Breaking Point" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
He was aware of the danger of that strange self-indulgence.
"Under Western Eyes" by Joseph Conrad
But she had not such self-command, and was painfully aware of her own deficiency.
"Framley Parsonage" by Anthony Trollope
He was aware that his career in London had not hitherto been one on which he could look back with self-respect.
"The Small House at Allington" by Anthony Trollope
That Clara Amedroz was a self-willed woman he thought that he was aware.
"The Belton Estate" by Anthony Trollope
One may travel far perhaps in mind and in feeling without being self-consciously aware of it.
"December Love" by Robert Hichens
It was as if the light had changed, and she had become suddenly aware of her real self.
"Evelyn Innes" by George Moore
You are aware of the self-consciousness of Chicago as soon as you are aware of its bitumen.
"Your United States" by Arnold Bennett

In poetry:

Oh, this self-realizing awareness
is beyond words and description!
The mind is not the world of children,
nor is it that of logicians.
"Response To A Logician" by Jetsun Milarepa

In news:

Is it self-awareness or self-loathing.
The Six Most Self-Aware Songs.
What happens if all these servers and routers become self-aware.
Will the Internet become self-aware .
Mike Helfgot on boys basketball Kansas' Self aware of Marshall's Doyle, as are many others now.
Siri is sassy and self-aware .
Will Today's Supercomputers Lead to Self-Aware Machines.
As Skynet becomes self-aware , humans must prepare for Judgment Day.
On his NPR science blog, Robert Krulwich looks at whether dogs are self-aware : I Sniff, Therefore I Am.
'Jersey Shore': The Situation is self-aware .
Give Us Exoskeletons, " Self-Aware " Robots.
Self Aware Humor on New Girl.
Chris Brown's neck tattoo: His lack of self awareness is hurting Team Breezy.
'Escape' is clue to self-awareness puzzle.
What happens if Hognet becomes self-aware this Tuesday.

In science:

With the mobile device converging into a single “communicator”, we could expect self-created content like videos to be shared using this protocol. In the Extended MCP we have the opportunity of using context-awareness using sampling to determine the best usage of mobile peer resources.
Content Sharing for Mobile Devices
In particular, emphasis will be on: (a) the ICT Systems Challenge, (b) the Ethical and Value Sensitive ICT Challenge and (c) the Challenge of Collective Awareness and Socially Interactive ICT and (d) the Challenge of Socially Inspired Self-Organisation.
We will therefore assume that these lines are optically thin, although we should be aware that, if the self-gravitating disk hypothesis is correct, then the surface density of the disk is going to be high as well, so that the optically thin assumption should eventually be re-examined.
Probing the rotation curve of the outer accretion disk in FU Orionis objects with long-wavelength spectroscopy
To an observer in 4D , who is not aware of the existence of an extra dimension, (13) and (16) are nothing but the Brans-Dicke FE in 4D with a self interacting potential V and an effective EMT given by (14).
Late time cosmic acceleration from vacuum Brans-Dicke theory in 5D
As far as I am a aware, no response to (iv) has yet been given in the literature except to note that the arguments of should pose similar difficulties for the ordinary second law for gedankenexperiments involving a self-gravitating body (see the end of subsection 4.1 above).
The Thermodynamics of Black Holes