BACK TO fatalism
fatalism vs. determinism
[ feyt-l-iz-uhm ]
- the acceptance of all things and events as inevitable; submission to fate: Her fatalism helped her to face death with stoic calm.
- the doctrine that all events are subject to fate or inevitable predetermination.
[ dih-tur-muh-niz-uhm ]
- the doctrine that all facts and events exemplify natural laws.
- the doctrine that all events, including human choices and decisions, have sufficient causes.