autophobia


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autophobia

[‚ȯd·ə′fōb·ē·ə]
(psychology)
Abnormal fear of one's self or of being alone.
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Brian Ladd, author of "Autophobia: Love and Hate in the Automotive Age," was a visiting
Like many innovations, the automobile gave rise to conflicting health claims, Brian Ladd recounts in Autophobia: Love and Hate in the Automotive Age (University of Chicago Press).
But the planning gurus who are supposed to solve our transportation problems are in the grip of transitphilia and autophobia; their beliefs about how cities and transportation work are grounded more in nostalgia than in a realistic view of the world we live in now.