DIALECTIC

1. Language. Investigating the truth in ideas through juxtaposition of opposing opinions. 2. Socrates conservational mode of argument. 3. Hegel's pattern of statement, contradiction and reconciliation. See dialectical materialism.

DIALECTIC: "Dialectic looks at the truth of ideas by looking st different opinions."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DIALECTIC," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dialectic/ (accessed July 15, 2020).
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