- Are you confused by academic jargon? - Do you know your `discourse' from your `dialectic'? - Can you tell the difference between `anomie' and `alienation'? The Social Science Jargon Buster tackles the most confusing concepts in the social sciences, brea


Core definition

Philosophical doctrine that emphasizes the ultimate responsibility and freedom humans have in deciding how to journey through an absurd and meaningless world.

Longer explanation

Last night I went to bed knowing my life had meaning. I had goals, I had a purpose, and even if I didn't always know why something was happening, I ...

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