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[どう()·()·ろん()]
douguron
noun

Root Words:

[どう()·() + ろん()]
dougu + ron

English Meaning(s) for 道具論

noun
  1. instrumentalism

Definition and Synonyms for 道具論

Instrumentalism a system of pragmatic philosophy that considers idea to be instruments that should guide our actions and their value is measured by their success
Synonyms: 道具論

Meanings for each kanji in 道具論

road-way; street; district; journey; course; moral; teachings Kanji Details »
tool; utensil; means; possess; ingredients; counter for armor, suits, sets of furniture Kanji Details »
argument; discourse Kanji Details »

Categories 道具論 is a member of

Pragmatism the doctrine that practical consequences are the criteria of knowledge and meaning and value
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