Constructiveness (Phrenology)


Constructiveness (Phrenology)

Constructiveness is a faculty from the discredited pseudoscience discipline of phrenology. Constructiveness is the seat of initiative, creativity and originality. It confers the capacity to plan and construct, to design and invent, to organise and devise ways and means of carrying out projects with ingenuity and dexterity. It is localized on the temples, below ideality.

Interaction with other faculties

  • Constructiveness + perceptive faculties + causality: scientific mind, initiative and creativity (examples: Thomas Alva Edison, Albert Einstein)
  • Constructiveness + negative perceptive faculties + causality: philosopher, founder of ideological systems
  • Constructiveness + strong perceptive faculties + ideality: artistic talent
  • Constructiveness + positive acquisitiveness + positive perceptive faculties: business and commercial propensity.

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  • constructiveness — noun a) The characteristic of being constructive. b) (phrenology) creativity, the capacity to invent …   Wiktionary

  • Ideality (Phrenology) — Ideality is a faculty from the discredited pseudoscience discipline of phrenology. Ideality describes the disposition towards perfection, towards beauty and refinement in all aspects of life. It is localized on the temples, above and behind… …   Wikipedia

  • Acquisitiveness (Phrenology) — Acquisitiveness is a phrenological faculty.DefinitionAcquisitiveness describes the greed to increase one s possessions, to acquire, hoard and save. It can be aimed on material or immaterial fields, depending on the development of other faculties …   Wikipedia


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