Meaning of representationism in English:


Pronunciation /ˌrɛprɪz(ɛ)nˈteɪʃənɪz(ə)m/


mass nounPhilosophy
  • The doctrine that thought is the manipulation of mental representations which correspond to external states or objects.

    ‘The system is called Representationism and sometimes Idealism.’
    • ‘In other work, I have used the inverted spectrum hypothesis as an argument against functionalism and representationism.’