ἄλλος állos


Allocentrism is a synonym for altruism, empathy, sympathy, but is used in the medical world to indicate properties of, among other things, brain parts.

A specialty of the hippocampus is allocentric spatial (spatial) navigation.

Spatial memory is described as the egocentric (with respect to itself) and the allocentric (bird's eye view) representation of objects in space.

Allocentric representations are stable, absolute codings of (stable) spatial features..


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