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Humanism is a doctrine, attitude, or way of life centered on human interests or values, stressing an individual's dignity and worth and capacity for self-realization through reason and other human skills. It usually rejects supernaturalism, but some religious people consider themselves humanists.

See Secular Humanism, Religious (Spiritual) Humanism, New Humanism, Transhumanism

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