Definition of Modernism. Meaning of Modernism. Synonyms of Modernism

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Definition of Modernism

Modernism
Modernism Mod"ern*ism, n. Modern practice; a thing of recent date; esp., a modern usage or mode of expression.
Modernism
Modernism Mod"ern*ism, n. Certain methods and tendencies which, in Biblical questions, apologetics, and the theory of dogma, in the endeavor to reconcile the doctrines of the Roman Catholic Church with the conclusions of modern science, replace the authority of the church by purely subjective criteria; -- so called officially by Pope Pius X.

Meaning of Modernism from wikipedia

- Modernism is both a philosophical movement and an art movement that arose from broad transformations in Western society during the late 19th and early...
- Literary modernism, or modernist literature, originated in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, mainly in Europe and North America, and is characterized...
- American modernism, much like the modernism movement in general, is a trend of philosophical thought arising from the widespread changes in culture and...
- Islamic Modernism is a movement that has been described as "the first Muslim ideological response to the Western cultural challenge" attempting to reconcile...
- philosophy, the arts, architecture, and criticism, marking a departure from modernism. The term has been more generally applied to describe a historical era...
- In music, modernism is an aesthetic stance underlying the period of change and development in musical language that occurred around the turn of the 20th...
- In the visual arts, late modernism encomp****es the overall production of most recent art made between the aftermath of World War II and the early years...
- historians sometimes label Latin American modernism as "tropical modernism." This reflects architects who adapted modernism to the tropical climate as well as...
- merged subject matter. The notion of modern art is closely related to modernism. Although modern sculpture and architecture are reckoned to have emerged...
- Modernism refers to a movement in the arts in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, or more generally to modern thought, character, practice and/or...
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