English syllables. 2014.
English syllables. 2014.
Legalism — may refer to:In legal theory: *Liberal legalism A theory on the relationship between politics and lawIn philosophy: * Legalism (Western philosophy), a concept in Western jurisprudence * Legalism (Chinese philosophy), one of the four chief… … Wikipedia
legalism — legalísm s. n. Trimis de siveco, 31.10.2007. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic LEGALÍSM s. n. 1. grija, preocuparea de a respecta minuţios litera legii; caracter legal. 2. legalitate (1). (< fr. légalisme) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa:… … Dicționar Român
Legalism — Le gal*ism (l[=e] gal*[i^]z m), n. Strictness, or the doctrine of strictness, in conforming to law. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
legalism — index legality Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
legalism — [lē′gəl iz΄əm] n. 1. strict, often too strict and literal, adherence to law or to a code 2. Theol. the doctrine of salvation by good works legalist n. legalistic adj. legalistically adv … English World dictionary
Legalism — in the Western sense, legalism is an approach to the analysis of legal questions characterized by abstract logical reasoning focused on the applicable legal text, such as a constitution, legislation, or case law, rather than on the social,… … Mini philosophy glossary
legalism — UK [ˈliːɡəˌlɪz(ə)m] / US [ˈlɪɡ(ə)lˌɪzəm] noun Word forms legalism : singular legalism plural legalisms 1) [uncountable] the fact that someone obeys the laws in a very strict and exact way 2) [countable] a word or phrase used in law … English dictionary
legalism — noun Date: 1928 1. strict, literal, or excessive conformity to the law or to a religious or moral code < the institutionalized legalism that restricts free choice > 2. a legal term or rule … New Collegiate Dictionary
legalism — legalist, n. legalistic, adj. legalistically, adv. /lee geuh liz euhm/, n. 1. strict adherence, or the principle of strict adherence, to law or prescription, esp. to the letter rather than the spirit. 2. Theol. a. the doctrine that salvation is… … Universalium
legalism — noun a) A philosophy of focusing on the text of written law to the exclusion of the intent of law, elevating strict adherence to law over justice, mercy, grace and common sense. b) A legal axiom; a statement couched as a … Wiktionary
legalism — Excessive respect for the letter of the law, and the forms and institutions of law, at the expense of wider moral and social considerations … Philosophy dictionary