individualism

(redirected from individualist)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
These failures of protection raise larger questions about the universal individualist approach to human rights.
Individualists are motivated to work in their own best interest.
It is of course important to stress that while Wemyss had an important role to play within late Victorian individualism, he did not bring any new or innovative ideas to the smorgasbord of individualist philosophy.
Fifty-eight percent of the students who had been primed with the collectivist task said that they would offer a bribe, compared with 40 percent who had been primed with the individualist word task.
The result of the test (Table 1) show that values in Individualist and Collectivist behaviours among students follow normal distribution hence ANOVA can be used for comparing means.
Individualist Ideology begins with the conviction that Judeo-Christian capitalism is the foundation of the US.
The students primed to think like individualists knocked back more beers than the collectivists.
But rather than see this as a failure of feminism as a social movement, the author argues that it is useful to attempt to see the positive effects of an individualist approach to feminism operating at the micro political level (Journal Abstract).
Those favoring an individualist approach sometimes concede (Sverdlik) that two or more moral agents can bear moral responsibility for the same state of affairs, a situation in which they can be said to share responsibility (a concession that is not granted by Lewis).
of Alberta) takes on the question of whether the mind should be understood in individualist or externalist terms.
With this in mind, the new Individualist foundation uses Ideal Match technology so the foundation adapts to your skin tone for a naturally flawless finish.
Since then he has chopped and changed between Australia, Singapore and Britain, where his best wins have been on Amyndas in the Magnet Cup and Individualist in the Bunbury Cup.