Givenness vs Giveness - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between givenness and giveness
is that givenness
is the fact of being given or posited in an argument, hypothesis etc while giveness
is the act of giving or yielding; submission; concession; allowance.
The fact of being given or posited in an argument, hypothesis etc.
*2009 , (Diarmaid MacCulloch), A History of Christianity , Penguin 2010, p. 803:
*:Kant argued like Descartes from the existence of individual consciousness rather than from the givenness of a God found in revelation.
The act of giving or yielding; submission; concession; allowance.
*1996 , Aharon Ronald Ellis Agus, Hermeneutic Biography in Rabbinic Midrash :
*2007 , Boaventura de Sousa Santos, Cognitive Justice in a Global World :
- The discrimination of embracing and rejecting vis-a-vis the world means a world that can no longer lord it over man in the legitimacy of its giveness ; it means a break in the megalithicity of the world through whose threatening and totalitarian and opaque oneness […]
*2013 , Christopher J. Insole, Kant and the Creation of Freedom: A Theological Problem :
- What position if any do these theorists take on the giveness of the self?
- Somehow, in some way, there is a resistance from the world, a giveness to the way things are, which provides some friction in relation to our beliefs about the world.