Definition of "internalist" [internalist]

  • Holding that a particular mental phenomenon, such as motivation or justification, has an internal rather than external basis (adjective)
  • A supporter of internalism (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "internalist" in a sentence
  • "I will call the internalist sense of the theory theory "theory theory (internal)"."
  • "What connection does that highly "internalist" enterprise have with the design of social systems or institutions?"
  • "Of course, you can be an internalist or externalist at different altitudes of development, and historically these have changed over time, as we've already seen."