This provokes an opposing viewpoint, the antithesis .
Not only was the antithesis between the finite and the eternal, the human and the divine, treated by him as ontologically fundamental; in the final analysis it also governed the picture he drew of human nature and its basic orientation.
Yet Edward always saw reconciliation in the form of its antithesis or opposite.
The new antithesis forms out of elements of the original contradiction that didn't make it into the synthesis.
An analysis of this speech reveals that the student used varied repetition strategies, including anaphora, antithesis , chiasmus, and parallelism.
But simply put, he is a huckster, the antithesis of the anti-politician, and someone with limited green credentials, to say the least.
Every theory, she says, has an antithesis - a theory that is in some way its direct opposite.
The antithesis he relied upon is between at the one extreme, vague ideas, pipedreams and perhaps a little more specifically, a concrete ‘wish list’ and, at the other, a working embodiment for a proposal.
Then, by weighing arguments and applying rules of logic, the thesis and antithesis are united into a synthesis.
This insistence upon a gendered dualism of sexual desire maps homosexuality onto an assumed antithesis of masculinity and femininity.