(noun) “[T]he doctrine that people’s duty is to promote human welfare” (Princeton University 2010).
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- A (noun) humanitarian (also called humanist) is an advocate of humanism or humanistic views.
- Also called:
- secular humanism
- Zeitlin, Irving M. 1984. The Social Condition of Humanity: An iIntroduction to Sociology. New York: Oxford University Press.
- The Association for Humanist Sociology
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