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  • She was accused of 'methodism' and a leaning to Jacobinism, although her views were of the most moderate kind.

    The English Utilitarians, Volume I.

  • Harvey's main interests were trade unionism, politics, methodism and cricket.

    100 Not Out - Labour In North East Derbyshire

  • Their tormentors knew what they were doing and went about it with a savage methodism, not only stopping short of killing them, but also wounding them in ways that would create enduring, painful reminders.

    ‘Let’s Kill the Baby’

  • Chisholm himself was a particularist, yet he claimed that he had no argument to offer against methodism or against the view that neither question could be answered without a prior answer to the other.

    Roderick Chisholm

  • (By contrast, methodism begins with criteria for knowledge and justification and then attempts to ascertain whether, on these criteria, we actually have any knowledge or justified beliefs.)

    Certainty

  • The economic methodism, the mosaic interbedding, the architectonic structure of it all, a part and parcel of

    Cyropaedia

  • The panel was filled with great ideas, on everything from virtual methodism in England to the Neodaq, and I hope to have news to those presentations' culminations in paper form soon.

    November 2006

  • The dialectic of the First Meditation features a confrontation between particularism and methodism, with methodism emerging the victor.

    Descartes' Epistemology

  • On the methodism-particularism distinction, see Chisholm (1982).

    Descartes' Epistemology

  • The ‘squire could not help smiling at the poor fellow’s simplicity, and promised to take care of him, provided he would mind the business of his place, without running after the new light of methodism: but Mrs Tabitha took offence at his humility, which she interpreted into poorness of spirit and worldly mindedness.

    The Expedition of Humphry Clinker

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