intuitionalism

[in-too-ish-uh-nl-iz-uh m, -tyoo-]

Origin of intuitionalism

First recorded in 1840–50; intuitional + -ism
Related formsin·tu·i·tion·al·ist, noun, adjective
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Historical Examples of intuitionalism

  • On the other hand, intuitionalism is not unknown in the West.

  • The vital impulse, intuitionalism, and rhythmic flow of time in Bergson caught the fancy of the poets.

    Unicorns

    James Huneker

  • We shall approach this problem by considering a form of intuitionalism historically prior to that of Kant.

    Ethics

    John Dewey and James Hayden Tufts

  • Furthermore, if we look to ancient times, we shall see that even Occidentals were dominated by intuitionalism.

  • Esoterically understood, his novel teaches a doctrine of mysticism, intuitionalism, and materialism combined.

    Balzac

    Frederick Lawton