perennial philosophy

noun

Definition of perennial philosophy

: the philosophical tradition of the world's great thinkers from Plato, Aristotle, and Aquinas to their modern successors dealing with problems of ultimate reality (as the nature of being) and sometimes emphasizing mysticism opposed to skepticism — compare rationalism

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“Perennial philosophy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/perennial%20philosophy. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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