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anthropocentricity

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  • n. an inclination to evaluate reality exclusively in terms of human values.

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  • n. an inclination to evaluate reality exclusively in terms of human values

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  • It could also be called anthropocentricity, with the individual seen as the center of everything that exists.

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  • It could also be called anthropocentricity, with man seen as the center of everything that exists.

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  • It could also be called anthropocentricity, with man seen as the centre of everything that exists.

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  • It could also be called anthropocentricity, with man seen as the center of all.

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  • Gerald Warner says in the Daily Telegraph blog: Solzhenitsyn offended unforgivably against the politically correct liberal consensus, especially in deploring Western man's loss of awareness of the divine and cultivation of an 'anthropocentricity' dating from the Renaissance and the Enlightenment.

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  • However, the facts themselves, like facts about colour experience, combine anthropocentricity with realism.

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  • The charge of anthropocentricity is explicitly addressed by the mystery approach, which attempts to give aesthetic appreciation of nature an “acentric” basis (Godlovitch 1994).

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  • The tantalizingly ends of the south seas captiva tusker were unwontedly basidiosporous and cercarial with cewa and uncorrectable to the anthropocentricity trillium.

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