Fabianism
noun see Fabian

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • fabianism — FABIANÍSM s.n. Doctrină care preconiza trecerea lentă, pe calea reformelor de stat, de la capitalism la socialism. [pr.: bi a ] – Din engl. fabianism, fr. fabianisme. Trimis de tavilis, 24.05.2002. Sursa: DEX 98  fabianísm s. n. (sil. bi a )… …   Dicționar Român

  • Fabianism — n. the principles and beliefs of or similar to those of the Fabian Society, advocating socialism to be established by gradual reforms within the law. [British] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fabianism — describes a broad central tendency in English collectivist thinking about social policy which is essentially non revolutionary, pragmatic, rational, with a belief in government intervention and the perfectibility of the welfare state ; it is… …   Dictionary of sociology

  • Fabianism — Fabian ► NOUN ▪ a member or supporter of the Fabian Society, an organization of socialists aiming to achieve socialism by non revolutionary methods. ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to the Fabians. 2) employing cautious delaying tactics to wear out an… …   English terms dictionary

  • Fabianism — /fay bee euh niz euhm/, n. the theories of economic and social reform advocated by the Fabian Society. [1885 90; FABIAN + ISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • Fabianism —    see Fabian Society …   Glossary of UK Government and Politics

  • Fabianism — Fa·bi·an·ism || feɪbɪənɪzm n. principles advocated by the Fabian society (English socialist organization) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fabianism — fa·bi·an·ism …   English syllables

  • Fabianism — noun socialism to be established by gradual reforms within the law • Regions: ↑United Kingdom, ↑UK, ↑U.K., ↑Britain, ↑United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, ↑Great Britain • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fabians — Fabianism …   Dictionary of sociology

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