[ ahn-shou-oong, -uhng ]
/ ˈɑn ʃaʊˌʊŋ, -əŋ /
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direct or immediate intuition or perception of sense data with little or no rational interpretation.
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Origin of Anschauung
1855–60; <German: view, equivalent to anschau(en) to view (an- on, at + schauen to look) + -ung-ing1
Words nearby Anschauung
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How to use Anschauung in a sentence
More than that—he had already conceived the important terms of his own Welt-anschauung.The Letters of William James, Vol. II|William James
Fichte's word is Anschauung, for which the English language possesses no exact equivalent.Religion and Science|John Charlton Hardwick
The psychological distinction between the three forms is that sensuous perception (Anschauung) 3.
Your general mechanical Welt-anschauung is too abstract and simple for my mind.The Letters of William James, Vol. 1|William James
Intuition (Anschauung) as used by Kant, is external or internal.The Aesthetical Essays|Friedrich Schiller