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Philosophical realism

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Contemporary philosophical realism is the belief that some aspects of reality are ontologically independent of our conceptual schemes, perceptions, linguistic ...

realism | philosophy | Britannica.com

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Realism, in philosophy, the viewpoint which accords to things which are known or perceived an existence or nature which is independent of whether anyone is ...

Realism (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

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Jul 8, 2002 ... Although it would be possible to accept (or reject) realism across the board, it is more common for philosophers to be selectively realist or ...

The Realism vs. Anti- Realism Debate

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"Realism" can be thought of as a philosophical theory answering the old question which we called the "Problem of Authority": how can we justify the claim that it ...

realism - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com

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Realism is more than just a way of approaching life; it is a formal philosophy and a 19th-century art movement, where animals and people and landscapes are ...

realism, in philosophy - Infoplease

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realism. realism, in philosophy. 1 In medieval philosophy realism represented a position taken on the problem of universals. There were two schools of realism.

Realism

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Realism denotes two distinct sets of philosophical theories, one regarding the nature of universal concepts and the other dealing with knowledge of objects in ...

Political Realism | Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

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Political realism is a theory of political philosophy that attempts to explain, model, and prescribe political relations. It takes as its assumption that power is (or ...

Moral Realism | Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

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Moral Realism. The moral realist contends that there are moral facts, so moral realism is a thesis in ontology, the study of what is. The ontological category ...

Universals | Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

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Medieval philosophers spent much time exploring these issues, and formulated many versions of Realism.

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Realism - By Branch / Doctrine - The Basics of Philosophy

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Realism, at it simplest and most general, is the view that entities of a certain type have an objective reality, a reality that is completely ontologically independent ...

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realism in philosophy. 1 In medieval philosophy realism represented a position taken on the problem of universals . There were two schools of...

PHILOSOPHICAL PERSPECTIVES IN EDUCATION

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This area of philosophy focuses on the nature of reality. ... They are idealism, realism, pragmatism (sometimes called experientialism), and existentialism.