An attitude to or outlook on issues, typically arising from one's circumstances or beliefs
she writes on religion from the standpoint of a believer
The position from which someone is able to view a scene or an object
point of view: a mental position from which things are viewed; "we should consider this problem from the viewpoint of the Russians"; "teaching history gave him a special point of view toward current events"
Standpoint is a monthly British cultural and political magazine. It put out its premier issue at the end of May 2008 - the first launch of a major current affairs publication in the UK in more than a decade.
Perspective; a place in time and space from which to view the world around us.
the special type of perspective which determines the point from which a whole system of perspectives is viewed. The main Critical standpoints are the theoretical, practical and judicial.