Origin of externality
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Examples from the Web for externality
The difficulty of this view is just this externality of the relation.The Problem of Truth
H. Wildon Carr
But if the externality is only figurative, the existence also is figurative.The Essence of Christianity
It is this externality of relation that makes hate and fear so poignant and so bitter.Beauty and the Beast
Stewart A. McDowall
In the Principles of Human Knowledge, externality in its ultimate sense as independence of all mind is considered.
In these works he attacked the existing theories of externality which to the unphilosophical mind is proved by visual evidence.
- the state or condition of being external
- something external
- philosophy the quality of existing independently of a perceiving mind
- an economic effect that results from an economic choice but is not reflected in market prices
Word Origin and History for externality
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