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personalism

(pĕr′sŭn-ă-lĭzm)
A social theory of health care that stresses the importance of respect for the dignity and individuality of those people for whom care is provided.
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Among the general aspects that directly concern the issue of formalizing books examined for maintenance of their probative value, it was found that the records made in these books are carried at double entry method, in the Portuguese language, in handwriting, without any error or erasure, with reversal entries, when necessary, and follow an accounting model based on a personalist approach in which the individualization of accounts of creditors and debtors was used in a single monthly accounting entry, usually standardized and detailed accounting transaction history.
I am not denying or discrediting that nonpersonalist experience; rather, I am asserting the existence of a different experience--the personalist one--and suggesting that further dialogue is needed to reconcile these contrasting subjectivities.
There has been some significant integration of this Personalist approach with traditional Thomism.
This social and political relegation of doctrine and moral, science and religion plays an important role for the achievement of a European Personalist Model.
The invasion brought to an end two decades of personalist, institutional military rule in Panama.
He wrote two books on trends in Protestant theology, taking aim at the personalist school, which at the time had more influence in theology than Whitehead.
State efforts to propagandize and promote ideology remain puzzling under this characterization of personalist rule.
Statistical analyses of the longevity of military, single-party and personalist regimes worldwide, for example, reveal that each regime ideal-type has a different average life span.
His approach is personalist, differentiating between the "individual," who is self-centered, and the "person," as being one who is "other centered.
Gauvreau's convincing main argument is that a new chapter for Catholic culture began in the 1930s when an aggressive cadre of young Quebecois adopted the personalist Catholicism being promoted by influential French reformers.
Indeed, the decision to shut down Catholic Action in the mid-1960s because of links to quasi-Marxism, and the papal rejection of personalist teachings on birth control in 1968 suggests that the Catholic Action/personalist branch of Quebec Catholicism should not be interpreted as having been widely accepted or endorsed by the church hierarchy.
language is universalistic, liberal and personalist.