Maarten Maartensz:    Philosophical Dictionary | Filosofisch Woordenboek                      

 S - Structuralism


Structuralism: The thesis that reality or some specific part or subset of it consists of structures of some kind.

Since "structure" is a term that seems to name very many things and kinds of things, however it is defined, there have been various kinds of structuralism.


See also: Structures



 Original: Aug 19, 2004                                                Last edited: 20 September 2007.   Top