subjectivity
noun see subjective I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Subjectivity — refers to a subject s perspective, particularly feelings, beliefs, and desires. It is often used casually to refer to unjustified personal opinions, in contrast to knowledge and justified belief. In philosophy, the term is often contrasted with… …   Wikipedia

  • Subjectivity — Sub jec*tiv i*ty, n. The quality or state of being subjective; character of the subject. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • subjectivity — index intolerance, prejudice (preconception) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • subjectivity — (n.) 1812, from SUBJECTIVE (Cf. subjective) + ITY (Cf. ity) …   Etymology dictionary

  • subjectivity —    by Constantin V.Boundas   Deleuze abandons the old image of the subject as a fixed substance or foundation stone, in favour of a subject that is the provisional outcome of a process of subjectivation. The Deleuzian subject is an assemblage of… …   The Deleuze dictionary

  • subjectivity —    by Constantin V.Boundas   Deleuze abandons the old image of the subject as a fixed substance or foundation stone, in favour of a subject that is the provisional outcome of a process of subjectivation. The Deleuzian subject is an assemblage of… …   The Deleuze dictionary

  • subjectivity — subjective ► ADJECTIVE 1) based on or influenced by personal feelings, tastes, or opinions. 2) dependent on the mind for existence. 3) Grammar relating to or denoting a case of nouns and pronouns used for the subject of a sentence. DERIVATIVES… …   English terms dictionary

  • subjectivity — /sub jek tiv i tee/, n., pl. subjectivities for 2. 1. the state or quality of being subjective; subjectiveness. 2. a subjective thought or idea. 3. intentness on internal thoughts. 4. internal reality. [1805 15; SUBJECTIVE + ITY; as a… …   Universalium

  • subjectivity — noun a) The state of being subjective. b) A subjective thought or idea. Syn: subjectiveness …   Wiktionary

  • subjectivity — sub·jec·tiv·i·ty .səb jek tiv ət ē n, pl ties 1) subjective character, quality, state, or nature 2) the personal qualities of an investigator that affect the outcome of scientific or medical research (as by unconsciously communicating a bias to… …   Medical dictionary

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