intellectualist

Related to intellectualist: Intellected

in·tel·lec·tu·al·ism

 (ĭn′tl-ĕk′cho͞o-ə-lĭz′əm)
n.
1. Exercise or application of the intellect.
2. Devotion to exercise or development of the intellect.

in′tel·lec′tu·al·ist n.
in′tel·lec′tu·al·is′tic adj.
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Carlsson argues against the intellectualist view of love according to which we (must) love for reasons so that love is rational.
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(39) 'Belief' or 'faith', indeed faith interpreted in the intellectualist terms of belief: these were the categories, widely accepted by theist and atheist alike, pertaining to the claimed existence of God as much as to his claimed non-existence.
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