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Judgment Forming
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[German Version]

The expression judgmentforming denotes the more or less methodical process of arriving at a judgment – logical, moral, aesthetic, legal, etc. It comprises an ordered sequence of steps, beginning with the appearance of a particular constellation of problems and ending with a temporary or final solution. Objectively, it presupposes that the constellation of problems in question can be clearly identified and defined and is also amenable to solution under the conditions of finite reason. Subjective…

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Huxel, Kirsten, “Judgment Forming”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 19 January 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_SIM_026245>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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