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Published: 12th August 2021
Citation: Astronist Institution. (2021). Redetermination. Available: https://www.astronism.com/astronary/astrosoteriology/redetermination. Last accessed [enter date e.g. 15th Aug 2021].
one of three contrasting approaches to the structure of the Sideresis that attempts to transcend the determinist-indeterminist dichotomy; at its core, redetermination affirms the doctrine of general returnism – that transcension is humanity’s purpose – and also that transcension is absolutely evitable, that by no means is it guaranteed to occur hence it is not predetermined, a view based on the notion that many independent events need to take place in order for transcension to occur despite scope and astronality having been established as part of cosmic evolvement; redeterminism holds that whether something is determined or not is unknowable; redeterminist thought holds that the scope afforded to humanity contemporarily builds upon the original scope brought about by way of the scope of man; the doctrine of redetermination holds that the scope of man occurred by way of this cosmic evolvement but that all events in the Sideresis proceeding on from this have been caused by human action or inaction.
DERIVATIVES AND ALTERNATIVE PHRASES
Redeterminationism | riːdɪtəːmɪˈneɪʃ(ə)nɪz(ə)m | noun
Redeterminationist | riː dɪtəː mɪˈneɪʃ(ə)nɪst | adjective & noun
Redeterminationistic | riː dɪtəː mɪˈneɪʃ(ə)nɪstɪk | adjective
Redeterminist | riː dɪtəː mɪˈ nɪst | adjective & noun
Redeterministic | riː dɪtəː mɪˈ nɪstɪk | adjective
ORIGINS AND ETYMOLOGY
Astro-English: from Astronese, the prefix re- denotes starting over or doing again adjoined to the word determination which denotes considering of the structure of sequences of events and time more broadly.
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