perspectivism

noun per·spec·tiv·ism \ pə(r)ˈspektə̇ˌvizəm \

Definition of perspectivism

plural -s
1 :a concept in philosophy: the world forms a complex of interacting interpretive processes in which every entity views every entity and event from an orientation peculiar to itself
2 :consciousness of or the process of using different points of view (as in literary criticism or artistic representation)

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Origin and Etymology of perspectivism

International Scientific Vocabulary 1perspective + -ism; originally formed as German perspektivismus


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