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ideology

 [i″de-ol´o-je, id″e-ol´o-je]
1. the science of the development of ideas.
2. the body of ideas characteristic of an individual or of a social unit.

i·de·ol·o·gy

(ī'dē-ol'ŏ-jē, id-ē-),
The composite system of ideas, beliefs, and attitudes that constitutes an individual's or group's organized view of others.
[ideo- + G. logos, study]

ideology

/ide·ol·o·gy/ (i″de-ol´ah-je) (id″e-)
1. the science of the development of ideas.
2. the body of ideas characteristic of an individual or of a social unit.

ideology

[ī′de·ol′əjē]
Etymology: Gk, idea
a scheme of ideas or systematic organization of ideas associated with doctrine and philosophy.

i·de·ol·o·gy

(ī'dē-ol'ŏ-jē)
The powerful and authoritative messages communicated through language or culture that tell us who we are and how we are to behave.
[ideo- + G. logos, study]
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In Germany, the opposition between realism and abstraction has always been intertwined with the colliding political ideologies of east and west.
Anyone who doesn't fit the mold, they want to exclude, and if you are articulate in this community, if you are black and female, and do not possess their political ideologies, they target you.
Focusing on the Hijaz allows a closer examination of the increased attention given to religion in the formulation of political ideologies, both in the center and in the provinces.
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I considered myself well-informed about most of the candidates' political ideologies and their campaign promises.
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So, shall the former ``bankrupt'' users finally admit that other political ideologies are presently defamed or insolvent.