Absolutes

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Absolutes

  1. plural form of Absolute
    • 1992, Manju Jain, T.S. Eliot and American Philosophy: The Harvard Years, page 98
      [...] and expressing his detestation of 'the Absolutes and the dragooned myths by which people seek to cancel the passing ideal.'
    • 2003, Raya Dunayevskaya, Philosophy and Revolution: From Hegel to Sartre, and from Marx to Mao, page 43
      [...] even if you read Geist as God, the Absolutes have so earthy a quality, [...]
    • 2007, Clifford Barrett Contemporary Idealism in America, page 326
      ... in short, who have felt that the Absolutes of the older Idealists did less than justice to the character of inexhaustible novelty and creative fecundity in the Universe.