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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]

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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President Moon apparently intended to seek an end to the chronic ideological rift between the right and the left.
He said that party leadership should review its decision while keeping in views reservations of the ideological workers in that regard.
The analogy of "cement" epitomizes Althusser's insistence on the omnipresence of ideology, which would inevitably involve the omnipresence of ideological practice or ideological struggle due to the omnipresence of the "mass ideological revolution" as mentioned above.
'Asfandyar Wali Khan has deviated from the course of Bacha Khan philosophy, he (Asfandyar) picked up some turncoats from different party ranks in order to elect his nephew Haider Hoti by sidelining the core and ideological party loyal while owing to this autocratic attitude I have gradually keep myself away from party caucuses' he said.
To make ideological and political work more effective, we aim at the characteristic of students in computer science major and form diversification of main part of ideological and political education to change the single problem in main part of traditional ideological and political education.
By acknowledging that political contestation and mobilisation processes in the state of Egypt, or any other state for that matter, cannot be reduced to only ideological dimensions.
In this regard Pakistan is an interesting case for understanding ideological warfare.
The great dilemma for scholars of Soviet ideology, as it was for Soviet ideological officials themselves, is to gauge the actual impact of its efforts.
Following an introductory chapter that critically reviews the literature on the Sino-Soviet split, chapter two explains the concept of an ideological dilemma and why it is an effective framework for understanding the variability of ideological influence on foreign policy.
THE Congress's brainstorming session in Jaipur next month is expected to revisit the party's ideological connect, rather disconnect, with its core constituency.
(1) We asked the respondents whether, when reading or listening to an economist, they welcomed his disclosure of his ideological proclivities.
Jones, chairman of Rice University's political science department, is taking his work on the ideological stands of state legislators to another arena, namely how candidates with legislative voting records compare with one another.