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Definition of the adjective ahistorical
What does ahistorical mean as an attribute of a noun?
- unconcerned with or unrelated to history or to historical development or to tradition
Alternative definition of the adjective ahistorical
- Lacking historical perspective or context.
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Dictionary of Psychotherapy (2014)
by Sue Walrond-Skinner
Most therapies which are described as ahistorical use the term relatively, since some form of history takingisoften found ...
The Žižek Dictionary (2015)
by Rex Butler
sees historicism as tending to succumb to the fate whereby, in its attempt to combat ahistorical transcendental formalism, it ends up becoming that which it fights against (it elevates situated contingency into the unsurpassable condition of ...
by R. Scruton
It is often said that the *liberal theory of human nature and political institutions is ahistorical. The intention is to accuse liberalism of describing our social and political nature without reference to the fact that these develop historically, or to the ...
by Mervyn Hartwig
,grasping the status quoaspartof ahistorical processrather than asimmutable. See also EMPIRICISM ...
Dictionary of Symbols (2006)
by J. C. Cirlot
ahistorical«. formsof human existence. We mustnot overlook thefact that Rome, the most powerful political forceof Antiquity, andthe originator ofthe historical sense, upheldsolar hierophany, which, during theEmpire, dominated all other cults in ...
by Rob Canton, David Hancock
ahistorical. offences« (committed two orthree decades ago), contributes tothistrend. Since olderprisoners are ...
by Margaret Mallett
ahistorical. novels« entry. Historical novels for primary-aged childrenfell outof favour towardsthe end of the twentieth century (see the report ofYoung Peoplets ...
Language and the Lexicon (2016)
An Introduction by David Singleton
ahistorical. principles« figured in earlier English dictionaries, including Johnson« s, and so it is possible to see the OED as the culmination of an already established tradition in English lexicography. However, there was a further very important ...
by Raymond Boudon, Francois Bourricaud
ahistorical. birth pangs«. The scientist was aware of the complexity of the social processes and of the fact that this ...
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Scrabble value of A1H4I1S1T1O1R1I1C3A1L1
The value of this 11-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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