EXTERNAL WORLD By N., Sam M.S. - 11 The world of real and existing things external to and independent of our consciousness. See cartesian self- absolute reality- objective reality. EXTERNAL WORLD: "The external world around us." Related Psychology Terms EGO PSYCHOTHERAPY ADOLESCENCE (Theories) JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) EXPERIENTIAL THERAPY CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY DEFENSE MECHANISM (Ego Defense Mechanism) SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) SCHIZOPHRENIC REACTIONS (THERAPY) HORNEY, KAREN (1885-1952) Dissociative Identity Disorder Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "EXTERNAL WORLD," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/external-world/ (accessed November 30, 2021).