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  • n  the theory that the parts of any whole cannot exist and cannot be understood except in their relation to the whole
    holism holds that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts

  • This veritable flowering -- or plague -- of holism is almost always presented with wide-eyed enthusiasm and a hefty dose of conventional-medicine bashing.
  • In an increasingly divided world he kept his faith in holism, but Smuts did not live to see his principles victorious.
  • The result is the novel, the whole (though not necessarily verifiable) truth about Simon Moro, whose own identity is a holism of flackery and confused truths.
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  • Full Bore: The First Dig unearths a release date of Sept. 10
    Full Bore: The First Dig launches for PC and Linux on September 10 for those who pre-order the full game, which is currently discounted to $8. The First Dig is the completed first half of Full Bore , the block puzzler and exploration title from indie studio Whole Hog Games. There's an obvious theme going on here, but we'll spell it out in case you missed it: Holism. OK, and boars. Mostly boars ...
    Sept. 5, 2013 - Joystiq

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