- regarding the human being as the central fact of the universe.
- assuming human beings to be the final aim and end of the universe.
- viewing and interpreting everything in terms of human experience and values.
Origin of anthropocentric
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- regarding man as the most important and central factor in the universe
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- Regarding humans as the central element of the universe.
- Interpreting reality exclusively in terms of human values and experience.
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