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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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The field of social work has a variegated set of political ideologies, which, understood and appreciated differently by each instructor, inform a complex yet sometimes seemingly intractable sequence of criteria that students must meet.
Therefore, the purpose of this exploratory study was to identify both the range and correlates of social workers' political ideologies.
Kelly provides film scholars and their students with an articulate engaging writing style coupled with an expertly crafted, thoroughly researched analysis, examining films chosen for their presumed political ideologies.
possibly lacking in the sensibilities of refined political ideologies.
This monster perverted both the admirable political ideologies of nationalism and socialism.
Finally, Jacqueline Eales also disputes current theories, in this case brought forward by the Civil War revisionists, when she places religious and political ideologies, especially concerning royal power and the church settlement, as essential to the concerns of the Kent gentry.
The bulk of the essays in this collection first appeared as articles in the Journal of Political Ideologies.
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.
They were wanderers who had turned away from the Catholic faith and sought the Truth in political ideologies, drugs, and eastern philosophies.
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.
Monumentalism is not purely the reserve of political ideologies.