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Definition of Obscurantist

Obscurantist
Obscurantist Ob*scur"ant*ist, n. Same as Obscurant. --Ed. Rev.

Meaning of Obscurantist from wikipedia

- works. In the 18th century, Enlightenment philosophers applied the term obscurantist to any enemy of intellectual enlightenment and the liberal diffusion...
- multiple viable explanations are possible (see: Occam's razor). Use of obscurantist language, and use of apparently technical jargon in an effort to give...
- schools and engaged in youth work. A propaganda pamphlet, "The Jesuit: The Obscurantist without a Homeland" by Hubert Hermanns, warned against the Jesuits' "dark...
- 2012. Retrieved 27 October 2012. This was in keeping with his other obscurantist views, according to which girls should not be educated, women should...
- "Bad Writing Contest"—which listed examples of the kind of willfully obscurantist prose for which Baudrillard was frequently criticised—had the following...
- distinction between competence and performance is at best unproductive and obscurantist; at worst theoretically unmotivated. " Bybee, Joan. "Usage-based phonology...
- Tukhachevsky, a proponent of armoured blitzkrieg. Stalin promoted some obscurantists like Grigory Kulik who opposed the mechanisation of the army and the...
- State interchangeably, as many social theorists do, is insidious and obscurantist. This practice, in the name of a "cl****less" or "libertarian" society...
- protectors and reformers—led by John Collier and Gertrude Bonnin—and obscurantists and exploiters of Indians—led by Albert B. Fall and Charles H. Burke...
- on issues relating to caste and cl**** exploitation, the fight against obscurantist beliefs, the degeneration of the feudal cl****, and the break-up of the...
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