Monist


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Monist

A legal scholar or a jurisdiction following the theory that domestic and international law form a complete whole. That is, monist courts are required to enforce international law when it contradicts municipal law. For example, when a treaty becomes the law of the land upon passage, the legislature does not have to change contradictory laws because the treaty does so already. The United States has a monist state because its Constitution states that treaties are the law of the land upon ratification. See also: Dualism.
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See, for example, Ibn Taymiyya's request of an ordeal by fire to test the claims of Sufi Monists, in Ibn Taymiyya, Majmu' al-fatawa, 11: 459-68.
The question, however, is whether Ross has succeeded in avoiding the dualism and the antinomies, or whether he has in reality put forward precisely such a realist, monist theory that he considers to be unable to even find its study object.
And for those troubled by the monist ambitions of modern liberalism, Pauline theology offers something more: a starting place for revision.
Eliot, 'Leibniz's Monads and Bradley's Finite Centers', The Monist, 26.4 (Oct 1916), 566-76.
(186) This approach overcomes the issues raised with the above alternate models, as the systems maintain separate rules of attribution (which posed problems for the monist argument) and yet can adopt findings of the legal elements of the primary obligation (which posed issues for the dualist argument).
image schemas, and close analysis of a necessarily limited number of lyric poems to document Hardy's inward journey into solitariness, moving towards an embrace of nescience (the condition of not knowing) and affirming his monist perspective on the universe's organization.
monist conceptions of reality, but also madness and sanity.
George Rudebusch identifies Socrates' theory of virtue as Reductive Monist Intellectualism (RMI), which he characterizes as the view that expressions such as 'piety,' 'courage,' 'temperance,' etc.