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secularism

Philosophy a doctrine that rejects religion, esp in ethics
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Or, to offer another example, this alleged epistemic superiority easily leads to a secularistic conception of political agency as a history-constituting and history-transforming power, widely dominant in the context of modern societies.
We also reiterated our view that all of this is due to the divorce of knowledge from wisdom, and that this, in turn, is rooted in the dominance of a secularistic worldview in academic circles.
The Islamic Worldview is essentially a theistic and ethical worldview which contrasts sharply with the secularistic or atheistic alternatives.
We are at the present moment, as all signs increasingly disclose, entering a radical phase of historical consciousness, expansionist in outlook, secularistic in habit, materialistic in desire, with little or no reference to an inner check, or to the need for spiritual roots, or to a yearning for moral virtue, or concern with the idea of transcendence, or respect for an aristocracy of taste.
Three typical factors causing such questions have included the Moderate-Fundamentalist controversy, post-denominational developments, and secularistic assaults on Baptist ways of approaching life, faith, and church.
It is difficult but important to distinguish secular and secularistic (totality oriented) modes of thought.
Dependence of both government and media on secularistic explanations, with consequent failure to adequately probe the religious dimensions of the Middle Eastern context of the war will be discussed at length in the "Perspective" section, p.
The former is secularistic while the latter adhere more to traditional and Islamic values, through not necessarily to the fundamentalism of recent years that appeals to a subsection only.
Is the position of the magistrates secularistic, as some have claimed?
At the same time, they had to take into serious consideration the new scientific, secularistic trends in human life and culture.
A common life-denying, secularistic Weltanschauung overshadows them all,
To what degree can one have an American Jewish identification that corresponds to a highly secularistic Israeli society?