internal + -ism
internalism (countable and uncountable, plural internalisms)
- The doctrine that a particular mental phenomenon, such as motivation or justification, has an internal rather than external basis
2008 August 30, Josefa Toribio, “State Versus Content: The Unfair Trial of Perceptual Nonconceptualism”, in Erkenntnis, volume 69, number 3, DOI:10.1007/s10670-008-9120-3:
- In fleshing out the relations of perceptual justification and perceptual content attribution, both contenders thus grant epistemic internalism.