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Synonyms for justification

Synonyms for justification

a statement that justifies or defends something, such as a past action or policy

a statement of causes or motives

a justifying fact or consideration

that which provides a reason or justification

Words related to justification

something (such as a fact or circumstance) that shows an action to be reasonable or necessary

a statement in explanation of some action or belief

the act of defending or explaining or making excuses for by reasoning

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most plausible account of generally recognized justification defenses.
But being forced to consider what constitutes justification is not a bad result.
While none of these objections are utterly decisive against the core commitments of evidentialism, they show that there will be lively debates about the nature of justification and evidence for a long time to come.
However, he couldn't beat Aaim To Prosper despite getting loads of weight at Newmarket and might be biting off more than he can chew with Justification.
Forst supports the right of justification by showing how it can itself satisfy the demands of the principle of justification.
observes that the theory of justification as a model of salvation presupposes a rational, self-centered individual and a God of justice who is knowable to everyone from the observation of the cosmos.
Against all of these familiar positions, we argue that partial excuse and partial justification are necessary and sufficient conditions for provocation manslaughter.
The explorations organized by globally representative teams of the Lutheran World Federation (LWF) to explore the relation of justification to the global context.
A movement whose intention was set on amending abuses within the Roman Catholic Church and revitalizing the church through a rediscovery of its scriptural and patristic roots, the ensuing strife centered around the doctrine of justification vis-a-vis faith and works.
It then proposes and evaluates alternative accounts of the relationship between propositional and doxastic justification, and concludes that we should explain propositional justification in terms of doxastic justification.
The deliverance of God; an apocalyptic rereading of justification in Paul.
Commercial director David Miles said: "There is no justification for any major retailer selling fuel above pounds 1 per litre - that is why we are delighted to be able to reduce both petrol and diesel to 99.
This current volume investigates the contribution of Origen's Romans commentary to the area where he otherwise has perhaps been considered most the outsider--the controversies on justification from Pelagius to the Reformation.
Justification and Participation in Christ: The Development of justification from Luther to the Formula of Concord (1580).
In this study, Turkish ICT student teachers' judgments and justifications in four scenarios involving ICT-related ethical problems were investigated.
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