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mo·nism

(mō'nizm),
A metaphysical system in which all of reality is conceived as a unified whole.
[G. monos, single]

mo·nism

(mō'nizm)
A metaphysical system in which all of reality is conceived as a unified whole.
[G. monos, single]
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Some monists require that a state's legal rules be derived
But for a monist like Green, since their bodies had died, the persons also would be dead.
Whether they thought of themselves as materialists, pantheists, atheists, or humanists, monists found in the idea of universal "substance" something of a functional equivalent for the transcendent plane.
As Stanlis shows, Frost's argument is aimed primarily at the hubristic rationalists, monists, and optimists of his own day.
Pulling from 23 years of close friendship and lengthy conversations with Frost, Stanlis says Thompson was a narrow-minded materialistic monist who never understood that Frost was a philosophical dualist.
Bhartrhari on the other hand, is an idealist and monist.
One might argue that monist worldviews are being applied to a performance resistant to monism, but it might also be that Mitchell's critics are not entirely incorrect in their conclusions.
The monist view that is most commonly expressed in the literature of radical behaviorism is that of physicalism:
What the task of journalism requires in this context is to report both people of faith and liberal monists without fear or favor--and accurately.
Monists believe that national law (domestic law) and international law are both part of the same legal system.
4, 41 (1995) ("[T]he dualists soundly thrashed the monists.
The monists themselves have long since ceased to inhabit a socialist cultural world.