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Universal in character or scope: universalistic values.
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Adj.1.universalistic - of or relating to or tending toward universalism
theology, divinity - the rational and systematic study of religion and its influences and of the nature of religious truth
2.universalistic - of or relating to the wholeuniversalistic - of or relating to the whole    
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Unlike demagogues, especially the chest-thumping zealots who tend to take their nations down the path of mindless war, the modern military is instead anchored by a 'conservative outlook,' which is 'divorced from universalistic pretensions, and [is] simply content to preserve and secure what it has.'
Does the EU-ization of Europe equals to a restoration of the universalistic world of Rome's Papacy, to a restaging of the Roman-Catholic Caliphate?
The irony that this supposedly enlightened and universalistic outlook on morality can be applied only to the West is simply something to be ignored.
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We opened our Embassy in Baku in 2009 not only because Brazil spouses a universalistic approach to foreign relations, but mostly because we recognize Azerbaijan's importance and its uniqueness as a bridge between the East and the West.
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Is the EU on its way to end up as the League of nations - pretending to be universalistic project, but by excluding major powers, derogating itself to the margins of history?' - asked Prof.
The Universalistic Perspective: The universalistic perspective is the simplest of human resource management strategies.
The potential for solidarity of non-Western peoples against Western hegemony hinted in the idea of Pan-Asianism was somehow lost in this context closing down the possibility of "universalistic" anti-colonial/anti-imperial solidarity.
A new model to measure an HPWS called the Total Strategic Resource Approach, which is based on the universalistic, contingent and resource-based view was suggested.