Definition of 'individualism'
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She knew that rampant individualism was shallow and unsatisfactory. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There is a danger of the radical individualism of our society meaning that whole sectors dismiss other whole sectors. Times, Sunday Times (2013)After a decade of rampant individualism, our politicians have at last begun to realize that collective action is the only way to save the planet. Thorsons Organic Wine Guide (1991)American prosperity was based on rugged individualism and self-reliance, on business enterprise and on minimising the weight of government on both citizen and industry. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)The answer, of course, lies in a problem that always confronts methodological individualism in its attempts to deal with structural features of social relationships. Choice, Rationality, and Social Theory (1988)
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Translations for 'individualism'
British English: individualism NOUN
You use individualism to refer to the behaviour of someone who likes to think and do things in their own way.
He is struck by what he calls the individualism of these officers.
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