individualism


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the set of behavioral or personal characteristics by which an individual is recognizable

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a belief in the importance of the individual and the virtue of self-reliance and personal independence

the doctrine that government should not interfere in commercial affairs

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Singelis, Triandis, Bhawuk, and Gelfand (1995) defined the constructs of horizontal (H), vertical (V), individualism (I) and collectivism (C) and supported this distinction in both individualistic and collectivistic cultures (Triandis & Gelfand, 1998).
Triandis (1995) further introduced the four typologies of horizontal collectivism, horizontal individualism, vertical collectivism, and vertical individualism, in which vertical poles signify a hierarchy whereas horizontal poles signify equality.
American Individualism asserts that equal opportunity for individuals to develop their abilities is "the sole source of progress" and the fundamental impulse behind American civilization for three (and now four) centuries.
Customers who may be defined as belonging within the individualism type are most likely to be older, and are less likely to use bank or comparison site channels for insurance or be led by considerations of convenience.
Accordingly, we focused our predictions specifically on shifts in vertical collectivism and vertical individualism.
Over six chapters the author covers possessive individualism as critique, human nature and democratic possibilities, and many other related subjects.
While urging dialogue with traditional and emerging cultures, Tagle warned against dealing with people whose values are contrary to Christianity's, apparently referring to materialism and individualism.
The position has certain implications that are very close to what is usually thought to follow from a somewhat different, often labeled "radical," individualism.
They are also making the people aware of the depicts of individualism.
Collectivism and individualism have been conceptualized as syndromes that include beliefs, attitudes, norms, roles, values, and behaviors in different cultures (Triandis, 1989, 1995).
To learn more about the Reason, Individualism & Freedom Institute and The Great Connections Seminar, visit rifinst.
I'm tired of hearing individualism, but choose from these stereotypical molds that are pre-approved.
Jeremy Gilbert, Common Ground: Democracy and Collectivity in an Age of Individualism, Pluto 2013
22 ( ANI ): Reiterating that 10,000 crore rupees have been spent on the national campaign of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma on Tuesday said individualism is a threat to the country's strengths.
Family and the Politics of Moderation: Private Life, Public Goods, and the Rebirth of Social Individualism