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personalism

[pur-suh-nl-iz-uh m] /ˈpɜr sə nlˌɪz əm/
noun
1.
Also called personal idealism. a modern philosophical movement locating ultimate value and reality in persons, human or divine.
2.
Psychology. an approach stressing individual personality as the central concern of psychology.
Origin of personalism
1840-1850
First recorded in 1840-50; personal + -ism
Related forms
personalist, noun
personalistic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for personalistic

personalism

/ˈpɜːsənəˌlɪzəm/
noun
1.
a philosophical movement that stresses the value of persons
2.
an idiosyncratic mode of behaviour or expression
Derived Forms
personalistic, adjective
personalist, noun, adjective
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