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It also is interesting to compare the subjectiveness and objectiveness of sensations.

Her objectiveness did not insure her, however, from misconstruction.

Thought, emotion and melody are mingled in perfect measure: it has the lyrical "cry," and the objectiveness of the drama.

This objectiveness was useful and necessary in early times, and the demand for it remains in periods of advanced civilization.

The bond between the man and his art is so necessary and immediate that no objectiveness of method can conceal it.

No consciousness, properly so called, can exist, if this objectiveness be absolutely destroyed.

We have already seen that this objectiveness is not directly demonstrable a priori, and yet we stand in need of it.

We distinguish sleep from waking, even abstracting the objectiveness of the sensations.

This has been demonstrated in the first book, and also in the second when treating of the objectiveness of sensations.

Reason justifies the instinct of nature when it examines the relation of subjectiveness with objectiveness in sensations.

WORD ORIGIN

1610s, originally in the philosophical sense of "considered in relation to its object" (opposite of subjective), formed on pattern of Medieval Latin objectivus, from objectum "object" (see object (n.)) + -ive. Meaning "impersonal, unbiased" is first found 1855, influenced by German objektiv. Related: Objectively.

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