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the doctrine that reality consists of two basic opposing elements, often taken to be mind and matter (or mind and body), or good and evil

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Therefore, the current paper introduces a framework for dualistically analyzing social action within organizations.
African' memory does not conjure up experience dualistically, as 'an insurmountable demarcation between reality and illusion and magic'" (p.
The colonial world creates and perpetuates a collective inferiority complex among its colonized subjects; thus, European cultural imperialism and internalized inferiority become the dualistically defining characteristic of the colonized subject's lived experience.
singular, controlling, and dualistically oriented, the dialogical person
This relationship, however, can be understood less dualistically.
A culture's understanding operates insofar as its people are able to neatly split existence dualistically.
The jobs given to Mark and Jane also dualistically illustrate the theme of clarity versus confusion; they are both given work concerning news, Jane telling of her true visions and Mark writing news articles concerning events that have not yet taken place.
Drives home the importance of not thinking dualistically.
In relation to outdoor environmental education, wilderness extends into two aspects: wilderness to be technologically conquered; and wilderness to be worshiped as the dualistically contraposed antipode of the industrial urban (Cameron, 2001; Cronon, 1996).
14) In theologies shaped by this motif, nature tends to be interpreted or evaluated dualistically in terms of "spirit" against "nature.
And in terms of dualism-duality typology, on the paradigmatic level, she relates to the DSM dualistically in a taken-for-granted performative way.
And, in the form of a bold challenge written in the afterword, Rosenzweig stresses his contention that form and content must not be dualistically opposed"(7) "If finally I may express a wish, then it is the double one that the level established here in this small selection will soon be flooded, but that not one of my successors in this territory may have again the daring of laziness to fall behind the measure of exactitude reached here.
To claim that such distinct outlooks and onlooks (theology) have nothing to do with bioethics is either to separate faith from one's view of the world (which is to trivialize faith by reducing it dualistically to an utterly other-worldly thing), or to separate one's view of the world from bioethics (which is to trivialize bioethics by isolating it from the very persons it purports to serve).