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Synonyms for conservativism

a political or theological orientation advocating the preservation of the best in society and opposing radical changes

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A disciplined approach to cost control, coupled with the continued conservativism of our lending and risk management policies, combined to deliver a quarter-on-quarter improvement in profit before tax.
Purged, blacklisted, or simply ignored by Conservativism, Inc.
Budget surpluses typically as well suggest a conservativism in policy outlook that can seem both like prudence and as restrictive.
What I want to see is that candidate and I believe that most voters in the GOP and independents, we will want to see that candidate whom we can trust will just inherently, instinctively turn right, always err on the side of conservativism, which means smaller, smarter government, more empowerment for the individual, for the private sector," she added.
But it has other tools to push Egypt toward greater religious conservativism.
Rather, this work intends to visit the subject of sexual conservativism over time and to conduct a critical reading of the social values associated with female representations.
It is hard to imagine a more unlikely link than for Chopwell to become part of a huge rural constituency that has always been seen as a heartland of traditional Conservativism, and yet that is exactly what is being proposed by the Commission.
As a result, while equity interest in real estate is growing, the overall conservativism in the lending markets remains, and capital for debt financing remains highly stratified and particular.
In contrast the structure of indigenous jurisdiction with its embodiment in A dat, customary law, an institution of purposeful conservativism, was never a significant blockage to the forces of nationalism.
Dubow's work shows that, from the late nineteenth century to the early twenty-first century, "the fetus has been a vehicle through which people have wrestled with assumptions about science and religion, anxieties about demography and democracy, beliefs about feminism and motherhood, and ideas about conservativism and liberalism.
Duckitt and Farre (1994) argued that authoritarianism was linked strongly to right-wing political views and conservativism.
3) Building on the normality/monster paradigm, Wood situates the potential radicalism or conservativism of horror as stemming from this central concept, depending on how the ensuing tensions are dealt with; whether the monster is defeated or 'normality' is not re-established, ambiguity allowed to remain a problem:
The fundamental conservativism of Eisenhower's critique was lost almost immediately after the speech as some within the antiwar left cast the military-industrial complex as evidence of the inherent flaws of modern capitalism.
They also point to rising Muslim conservativism that they say affects government officials' dealings with Christians.
Conservativism as an intellectual movement is multifaceted.
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