The problem with this kind of dualistic conceit is that it paints a black-and-white world.
No one has held more firmly the dualistic conception of the healing art.
Both views are dualistic, and we hold them both to be equally false.
Commonly men feel this when they insist that all portrayal of life, or of reality in general, must be dualistic.
It seems plain that Paine's conception of the universe was dualistic.
The dualistic conception of the creation of the world is here clearly set out.
Augustine can push allegory to absurdity; he can be ascetic; he is dualistic.
Still, as a "dualistic" process it is very significant with reference to the monistic theory.
Aristotle's system may be called theistic and dualistic; Plotinus's is pantheistic and monistic.
Upon this dualistic mode of conceiving the two factors depends the strength as well as the weakness of his position.