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  1. instrumental rationalitynoun

    A specific form of rationality focusing on the most efficient or cost-effective means to achieve a specific end, but not in itself reflecting on the value of that end.

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  1. Instrumental rationality

    Instrumental rationality is a mode of thought and action that identifies problems and works directly towards their solution. Instrumental rationality is often studied as a social phenomenon by sociology, social philosophy and critical theory. Perhaps its most famous critic is philosopher Martin Heidegger, who argued that the greatest danger facing modern humans was their own instrumental relationship to the world.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of instrumental rationality in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of instrumental rationality in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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