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Meaning of "perspectivist" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PERSPECTIVIST

perspectivist  [pəˈspɛktɪvɪst] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PERSPECTIVIST

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Perspectivist is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PERSPECTIVIST MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Perspectivism

Perspectivism is the term coined by Friedrich Nietzsche in developing the philosophical view that all ideations take place from particular perspectives. This means that there are many possible conceptual schemes, or perspectives in which judgment of truth or value can be made. This is often taken to imply that no way of seeing the world can be taken as definitively "true", but does not necessarily entail that all perspectives are equally valid.

Definition of perspectivist in the English dictionary

The definition of perspectivist in the dictionary is a person who uses perspective in art to create particular results.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PERSPECTIVIST


activist
ˈæktɪvɪst
archivist
ˈɑːkɪvɪst
collectivist
kəˈlɛktɪvɪst
constructivist
kənˈstrʌktɪvɪst
descriptivist
dɪˈskrɪptɪvɪst
destructivist
dɪˈstrʌktɪvɪst
detectivist
dɪˈtɛktɪvɪst
exclusivist
ɪkˈskluːsɪvɪst
hacktivist
ˈhæktɪvɪst
lactivist
ˈlæktɪvɪst
nativist
ˈneɪtɪvɪst
negativist
ˈnɛɡətɪvɪst
nonobjectivist
ˌnɒnəbˈdʒektɪvɪst
objectivist
əbˈdʒektɪvɪst
positivist
ˈpɒzɪtɪvɪst
prescriptivist
prɪˈskrɪptɪvɪst
progressivist
prəˈɡresɪvɪst
recidivist
rɪˈsɪdɪvɪst
relativist
ˈrelətɪvɪst
slacktivist
ˈslæktɪvɪst

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PERSPECTIVIST

perspectival
perspective
perspectively
perspectivism
Perspex
perspicacious
perspicaciously
perspicaciousness
perspicacity
perspicuity
perspicuous
perspicuously
perspicuousness
perspirable
perspirate
perspiration
perspiratory
perspire
perspiring
perspiringly

WORDS THAT END LIKE PERSPECTIVIST

atavist
Bolshevist
comparativist
Fauvist
human rights activist
Jahvist
Jehovist
Lagerkvist
logical positivist
Menshevist
naivist
ovist
passivist
peace activist
primitivist
reservist
subjectivist
Yahvist

Synonyms and antonyms of perspectivist in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «perspectivist» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PERSPECTIVIST

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The translations of perspectivist from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «perspectivist» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

透视主义
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

perspectivista
570 millions of speakers

English

perspectivist
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

perspectivist
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

perspectivist
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

perspectivist
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

perspectivista
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

perspectivist
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

perspectiviste
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Perspektif
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

perspektivischen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

perspectivist
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

perspectivist
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Perspektif
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

perspectivist
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

perspectivist
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

दृष्टीकोन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

perspektifçi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

prospettivista
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

perspectivist
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

perspectivist
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

perspectivist
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

perspectivist
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

perspectivist
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

perspectivist
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

perspectivist
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of perspectivist

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PERSPECTIVIST»

The term «perspectivist» is used very little and occupies the 185.126 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PERSPECTIVIST» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about perspectivist

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PERSPECTIVIST»

Discover the use of perspectivist in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to perspectivist and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Compassion: A New Philosophy of the Other
Four. THE. QUEST. FOR. HAPPINESS: PERSPECTIVIST. ETHICS,. A. WAY. OUT . OF. THE. CONFUSION? When we are happy we are always good, but when we are good we are not always happy. Oscar Wilde One of the simplest questions ...
Werner J. Krieglstein, 2002
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Descartes's Theory of Light and Refraction: A Discourse on ...
THE FOUNDATIONS OF PERSPECTIVIST OPTICS Descartes obviously intended his new theory of light to supplant the prevailing Scholastic — i.e., Perspectivist — theory of his day. To a certain extent he succeeded. At first impression, the ...
A. Mark Smith, 1987
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Psychology of Science: Contributions to Metascience
A. perspectivist. approach. to. the. strategic. planning. of. programmatic. scientific. research. William. J. McGuire. Fields of knowledge, like other complex stimuli, are selectively perceived in terms of their distinctive features and so our ...
Barry Gholson, 1989
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Seeing Through the Veil: Optical Theory and Medieval Allegory
In the wake of David Lindberg's masterful survey of the history of optical theory ( Theories of Vision), scholars in a variety of disciplines have begun to take account of the broad influence of the perspectivist tradition. Yet even before Lindberg, ...
Suzanne Conklin Akbari, 2004
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Chicano Studies: The Genesis of a Discipline
Perspectivist. Chicano. Studies,. 196? -. 1982. Although many intellectuals followed the political and intellectual agenda established by El Plan de Santa Barbara, the empiric position was not the only possible option for Chicanos(as) in the ...
Michael Soldatenko, 2012
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Nietzsche's Perspectivism
First, perspectivist ontology does not require diachronic identity; indeed, as was argued earlier, under the view that bundles are individuated by an external perspective, diachronic identity is clearly perspectivist. What then of synchronic identity ...
Steven D. Hales, Rex Welshon, 2000
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Philosophical Genealogy: An Epistemological Reconstruction ...
So, at best, Nehamas' 'perspectivism' cannot tell us anything about 'Reality'; de re beliefs for the per- spectivist are therefore meaningless because under a Nehamasian perspectivist interpretation they do not refer to anything. And, arguably ...
Brian Lightbody, 2010
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How Modern Science Came Into the World: Four Civilizations, ...
In the history of the investigation of light up to and including the Scientific Revolution three successive periods can be distinguished: (1) from Ptolemy and his predecessors onward until the first, 'perspectivist' synthesis of optical knowledge; ...
H. F. Cohen, 2010
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Higher Superstition: The Academic Left and Its Quarrels with ...
We are unkind enough to wish to compare the academic left's recent attempt to advance perspectivist accounts of science to the “cargo cults” that flourished on some Pacific islands in the wake of World War II. During the war, a number of ...
Paul R. Gross, Norman Levitt, 2011
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Nietzsche, Epistemology, and Philosophy of Science: ...
ONTOLOGY AND DE RE KNOWLEDGE Nietzsche deliberated, in his mature work, about a perspectivist ontology according to which the world is composed of quanta of power to each of which, and to each society of which, there is coupled a ...
Babette Babich, Robert S. Cohen, 1999

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PERSPECTIVIST»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term perspectivist is used in the context of the following news items.
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Radically pluralist
“My own position is that of a critical perspectivist; it seems to me that a new mode of criticism, in so far as it has validity, throws a strong shaft of ... «The Hindu, Jun 15»
2
Third generation of Swaims to celebrate 50 years of marriage
Matt, an architectural perspectivist, has his own studio in Jacksonville, Fla., and Janet is the art director for the World Golf Hall of Fame. «Winfield Daily Courier Online, Jun 15»
3
Countering Pseudoscience in some of our news media.
The twentieth century schools of post-modernism arose from perspectivist beginnings, and now they have invaded many journalism schools. «Lankaweb, Jun 15»
4
Review: "The Church in the Modern World" Part II
Yet, in their discussion of these important epistemological concerns, it seems that the weight is always on the perspectivist foot which usually ... «National Catholic Reporter, Feb 15»
5
Fighting Bigotry Without Political Correctness
That understanding is not principally scientific; it is principally phenomenological and perspectivist, an appreciation for how things look and feel ... «The American Conservative, Aug 13»
6
Smithsonian to Exhibit da Vinci's Study of Flight
Verrocchio was a painter, sculptor, musician, goldsmith, and perspectivist. After his apprenticeship, da Vinci was recognized as a master artist ... «Guardian Express, Aug 13»
7
Pedagogy, mentoring and innovation
... the rest, and the latter -- usually postmodern anarchists -- using his perspectivist epistemology to legitimate a plural radical democracy. «rabble.ca, Feb 13»
8
Theater Review: Communing With a 600-Pound Man in The Whale
As directed by Hunter's fellow forced-perspectivist Davis McCallum (who also helmed the marvelously self-contained Boise), The Whale is ... «Vulture, Nov 12»
9
Esplanade 2020: The Future Can't Come Soon Enough
Throughout the presentation, their improvements were realized in rich, watercolor paintings by architectural perspectivist Frank Costantino. «BU Quad, Feb 12»
10
Nietzsche on Eggshells
Trapped in his own perspectivist logic, Rorty invokes the sense of empathy, “the inspirational value” derived from reading great novels, as the ... «City Journal, Jan 12»

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« EDUCALINGO. Perspectivist [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/perspectivist>. Jul 2020 ».
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