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Anti-anthropocentrism

ˈantiˌanθrəpə(ʊ)ˈsɛntrɪz(ə)m

noun (also Anthropincentrism)

the worldview opposing the notion that humankind is the central or most important element of existence, often instead opting to elevate the astronomical world (cosmocentrism), God (theocentrism), technology (technocentrism) or animals (biocentrism) as central; in Astronist philosophy, often used synonymously with cosmocentrism.

Derivatives

  • Anti-anthropocentric | ˈantiˌanθrəpə(ʊ)ˈsɛntrɪk | adjective
  • Anti-anthropocentrically | ˈantiˌanθrəpə(ʊ)ˈsɛntrɪk(ə)li | adverb
  • Anti-anthropocentrist | ˈantiˌanθrəpə(ʊ)ˈsɛntrɪst | noun

Origin and etymology

  • Astro-English: from Astronese, the prefix anti-, denoting opposition, combined with the word anthropocentrism denoting the worldview that considers humanity as the most important aspect of existence; meaning ‘opposition to humanity as central.’ 
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