equalitarianism equalitarianism

Definition(s):

  • (n) the doctrine of the equality of mankind and the desirability of political and economic and social equality

Usage(s):

  1. Although she never lived to see it, she was until the day of her death the most effective advocate of welfare-state equalitarianism.
  2. It has in any case given a bad name to what I many find the ennobling idea of equalitarianism.

Quotes

  • Also, Congressmen Kim Hee-sun demanded an explanation for the Chief of Korean Economic Research Institute Jwa Seung-hee's claim that, "Korea's economy is losing its identity being caught in a trap of 'equalitarianism'," by saying, "Those kind...
    on Aug 12, 2004 By: Kim Hee-sun Source: 동아일보

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