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, along with cultural trends and changes, arose from wide-scale and far-reaching transformations...
- Literary modernism, or modernist literature, has its origins in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, mainly in Europe and North America, and is characterized...
- philosophy, the arts, architecture, and criticism, marking a departure from modernism. The term has been more generally applied to describe what postmodernists...
- In music, modernism is a philosophical and aesthetic stance underlying the period of change and development in musical language that occurred around the...
- Robert Mallet-Stevens (1926–1927) The dominant figure in the rise of modernism in France was Charles-Édouard Jeanneret, a Swiss-French architect who...
- matter.[citation needed] The notion of modern art is closely related to modernism. Although modern sculpture and architecture are reckoned to have emerged...
- Buddhist modernism (also referred to as modern Buddhism, modernist Buddhism and Neo-Buddhism) are new movements based on modern era reinterpretations...
- High modernism (also known as high modernity) is a form of modernity, characterized by an unfaltering confidence in science and technology as means to...
- Venturi summarized the kind of architecture he wanted to see replace modernism: I speak of a complex and contradictory architecture based on the richness...
- 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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