dysteleological

dys·teleological

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  • dysteleological — dəs, (|)dis+ adjective : of or relating to dysteleology : purposeless * * * dysteleological / i ə lojˈi kl/ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑dysteleology …   Useful english dictionary

  • dysteleological — See dysteleology. * * * …   Universalium

  • dysteleology — dysteleological /dis tel ee euh loj i keuhl, tee lee /, adj. dysteleologist, n. /dis tel ee ol euh jee, tee lee /, n. 1. Philos. a doctrine denying the existence of a final cause or purpose. 2. the assumed absence of purpose in life or nature. 3 …   Universalium

  • Argument from poor design — The dysteleological argument or argument from poor design is an argument against the existence of God, specifically against the existence of a creator God (in the sense of a God that directly created all species of life). It is based on the… …   Wikipedia

  • Sex, Ecology, Spirituality — Sex, Ecology, Spirituality: The Spirit of Evolution is integral philosopher Ken Wilber s 1995 magnum opus. Wilber intends it to be the first volume of a series called The Kosmos Trilogy , but subsequent volumes are still in preparation. The… …   Wikipedia

  • Dysteleology — is the philosophical view that existence has no telos or final cause. Western philosophy since Copernicus has been increasingly dysteleological. Unlike traditional philosophical and religious perspectives, modern philosophical naturalism sees… …   Wikipedia

  • dysteleologist — See dysteleological. * * * …   Universalium

  • aimless — Synonyms and related words: amorphous, by the way, capricious, casual, causeless, chance, designless, desultory, deviative, digressive, disarticulated, discontinuous, discursive, disjunct, disordered, dispersed, disproportionate, driftless,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • casual — Synonyms and related words: Bohemian, Charley, Mickey Mouse, VC, Vietcong, accessory, accidental, accidentally, additional, adscititious, adventitious, affable, aimless, airy, aleatory, almsman, almswoman, aloof, amorphous, apathetic, appurtenant …   Moby Thesaurus

  • causeless — Synonyms and related words: accidental, adventitious, aimless, aleatory, casual, chance, chancy, contingent, designless, destinal, dicey, driftless, dysteleological, fatal, fatidic, fluky, fortuitous, haphazard, iffy, incidental, indeterminate,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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