- the particular form or disposition of a thing.
- a schematic arrangement.
Origin of schematism
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Examples from the Web for schematism
This sort of schematism is contrary to the practical character of his thought.A Critical History of Greek Philosophy
W. T. Stace
As already remarked, the metaphysical disjunction is merely a schematism of the more fundamental, logical disjunction.Creative Intelligence
John Dewey, Addison W. Moore, Harold Chapman Brown, George H. Mead, Boyd H. Bode, Henry Waldgrave, Stuart James, Hayden Tufts, Horace M. Kallen
The view taken of productive imagination is expanded in the section on Schematism.
The necessary supplement, consisting of a very brief outline statement of the doctrine of schematism, is given in section 26.
But, as already stated in the chapter on Schematism, reality is that in appearance which corresponds to a sensation.
- the general form, arrangement, or classification of something
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