Translation for 'essentialism' from English to Icelandic
eðlishyggja {kv}
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Translation for 'essentialism' from English to Icelandic

eðlishyggja {kv}heimsp.
Usage Examples English
  • The two prominent, competing material models of mereological essentialism are endurantism and perdurantism.
  • Non-essentialism is not restricted to general philosophical speculation.
  • Examples of various approaches are primordialism, essentialism, perennialism, constructivism, modernism, and instrumentalism.
  • It has also been argued that postcolonial social movements studies, despite forwarding some accurate criticism, is at risk of creating its own form of cultural essentialism and a 'new Orientalism'.
  • Typology is based on a view of the world familiar from Plato's metaphysics called essentialism.

  • Essentialism is the view that objects have a set of attributes that are necessary to their identity.
  • Paul Reid-Bowen and Chaone Mallory point out that essentialism is a problematic slippery slope when Goddess feminists argue that women are inherently better than men or inherently closer to the Goddess.
  • The film is also a philosophical exploration of the contrast between existentialism and essentialism.
  • He argues for a form of scientific essentialism not unlike Aristotelian essentialism.
  • The theory of Metroethicity rejects cultural essentialism, and "heroic ethnicity", in favour of a hybridized form of ethnicity that is utilised for aesthetic effect.

  • If I have survived the loss of my hand (a mereological part) then mereological essentialism cannot hold for persons.
  • Difference feminism did not require a commitment to essentialism.
  • Newman incorporates concepts from post-structuralist thought such as post-humanism and anti-essentialism into classical anarchism.
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