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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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The legal monism is derived from the conception that both international Law and national Law are part of the same legal system.
(Neff, 2003, p.47) Nevertheless, it was from Hegel's State idea that positivism developed the rationalization of the debate between internal and international Law, whose result was monism pervasiveness.
Stanlis analyzes the conflict between the theory of relativity and the dominant scientific monisms of the age, at the same time underscoring Einstein's theism and his traditional ethical beliefs.
In particular, apart from one very short and not very satisfying chapter on Davidson's anomolous monism, the positions criticized do not include those characterized as naturalist but non-reductionist, e.g., most forms of functionalism and supervenience theories.
Haven't plenty of readers with no notion of either monism or dualism been able to read Frost with pleasure?