Materialism Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Materialism.

  • 5 Encyclopedia Articles

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Encyclopedia Articles (5)

2,945 words, approx. 10 pages
Materialism MATERIALISM. As a philosophical doctrine, materialism can be given a deceptively simple definition: the view that matter is all there is. The simplicity is deceptive because, of course, th... Read more
3,971 words, approx. 14 pages
Materialism Materialism posits the epistemological primacy of matter over ideas, mind, values, spirit, and other incorporeal phenomena. Philosophical perspectives stressing the fundamental importance ... Read more
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Materialism Materialism is a term with both metaphysical and social meanings. As a metaphysical position materialism regards matter (Latin materia) as the primary or most real substance. In modern tim... Read more
11,587 words, approx. 39 pages
Materialism Materialism is the name given to a family of doctrines concerning the nature of the world that give to matter a primary position and accord to mind (or spirit) a secondary, dependent reali... Read more
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Physicotheology "Physicotheology" is the aspect of natural theology that seeks to prove the existence and attributes of God from the evidence of purpose and design in the physical univer... Read more