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Synonyms for unorthodoxy

any opinions or doctrines at variance with the official or orthodox position

the quality of being unorthodox

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4) Although it was frightening at the time for a newbie to make such a declaration, I regarded critical unorthodoxy as a creative response to textual analysis at a time when it seemed that even the best of literary criticism was in danger of calcifying.
FDR not only immediately "admired [Tugwell's] unorthodoxy," Hamby contends, but was also "more than receptive" to the brains trust's desire to organize the "chaotic" market.
Before I get into the implications, let's talk about Canada's long history of quiet economic unorthodoxy, especially on currency policy.
The stereotypical association of Persians with heresy and unorthodoxy is also intriguing (p.
He should never turn back from a train of thought because it may lead to a heresy, and he should not mind very much if his unorthodoxy is smelt out, as it probably will be.
In his role as a producer and host of the "Vice" TV series on HBO, he is committed to "irreverence and unorthodoxy," and he won wide praise recently for a startling piece about breakthrough cancer cures.
In the Middle Ages, the church attempted to keep its purity by aggressively cleansing the ranks of all traces of unorthodoxy.
In the theatrical universe of Young Jean Lee, unorthodoxy tends to be the rule, not the exception.
The fleshing out will repeat to some extent what I have already advanced, yet it will also bring out my unorthodoxy as an IA believer.
While several other nations have embraced the unorthodoxy that has resulted in innovations such as the doosra, the vast majority of English spinners persist with the traditional methods in an environment that has become, with improved bats, more benign pitches and more aggressive batsmen, ever more hostile towards them.
Therefore, the Hizmet movement must also emphasize the unorthodoxy of these methods.
He argues that an unremitting focus on quality is the reason both for its success and its unorthodoxy.
Central defender Clive Goodyear, now a practising physiotherapist in Milton Keynes, recalls the madcap unorthodoxy of Wimbledon's triumph - from manager Bobby Gould driving the team minibus to White Hart Lane for their semi-final with Luton, to half the squad mooning on the halfway line at Alan Cork's testimonial 48 hours after the cup final.
Dante's unorthodoxy in portraying adults in Limbo demands explanation, but the seeming contradiction of placing Limbo within Hell and yet depicting the virtuous pagans as blameless muddies the waters for any explanation that we might offer.
They have an unorthodoxy about them in the hope that will confuse people.