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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The doctrine that all knowledge is limited to experiences by the self, and that transcendent knowledge is impossible.

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  • Moral relativists hold that no universal standard exists by which to assess an ethical proposition's truth; moral subjectivism is thus the opposite of moral absolutism.
  • There is no room for any kind of subjectivism, everything must follow this criteria.
  • War is an escape, for a people, from a kind of subjectivism, from the evils of a self-love to perhaps the greater evils of self-assertion.
  • There is a strange kind of subjectivism in his allegiances and in his beliefs. for more
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