Example sentences for: individualism

How can you use “individualism” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • "Today the labels [of party] are shunned as an offense to a thinking person's individualism, and a vast majority of Americans insist they vote for 'the man, not the party,' " writes political scientist Larry Sabato.

  • Because he wants to line up his own free-speech argument within the conventional academic view that our problems are mostly the consequences of an antiquated and discreditable ideology of liberal individualism, and that they can mostly be solved by adopting a social-constructionist, or communitarian, or "intersubjective" view of human nature instead.

  • With modern America's emphasis on independence and individualism, you might say that the early separation from parents is sending a forceful message to their children that they are going to have to learn that American virtue of self-reliance.

  • The public is denied this access because the state, in thrall to the ideology of individualism, refuses either to interfere with speech bullies--such as pornographers--who "silence" women, or to subsidize the speech of the unorthodox, such as Robert Mapplethorpe.

  • "Real men don't get on the couch," a spokesperson for President Bush told the New York Times , standing up for the American tradition of rugged individualism.


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