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Definition of the noun adventurism
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noun - plural: adventurisms
- recklessness in politics or foreign affairs
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Adventurism is a pejorative term referring to politics or activism that involves reckless or irresponsible behavior or conduct pursued only in the interest of excitement. Adventurism is often used as a criticism against some government's policies. Countries pursuing foreign wars of dubious merit or which have little chance of success have often been accused of adventurism by opponents.
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Volume IV: Contemporary Women Philosophers, 1900-Today by M.E. Waithe
But what prevents the archetype of the adventurer, for example, from being the ethical hero points to an important element in Beauvoir's ethics, and that is that, in Beauvoir's judgment, adventurism is a form of solipsism. Beauvoirian ...
short lyrical prose essays... collected depth perceptions by Eric Lovald
Part of the war debt incurred through hasty military adventurism is a deficit in security which cannot ...
The Revolution of Hope (2011)
by Erich Fromm
Neither tired reformism nor pseudo-radical adventurism is an expression of hope. To hope means to be ready at every moment for that which is not yet born, and yet not become desperate if there is no birth in our lifetime. There is no sense in ...
by CTI Reviews
Adventurism is a pejorative referring to politics or activism that involves reckless or irresponsible behavior or conduct pursued only in the interest of excitement. Adventurism is often used as a criticism against some government's policies.
by Andrew Goudie
The scientific study of deserts and desert landforms had its origins in the latter half of the nineteenth century driven by many external and internal forces including imperialism, colonialism, military adventurism, romance as well as the desire to ...
KGB Lexicon (2013)
The Soviet Intelligence Officers Handbook by Vasili Mitrokhin
It is 'characterised by extreme reaction, adventurism, deviousness anddisregard forthe norms oflaw, ethicsand moralitycombined with theuseofthe latest scientific andtechnological devices and sophisticated methodsand approaches'.
by Col Ved Prakash
If nature abhors vacuum, so do the powerful neighbours; so by the early 13th century, it was tempting enough for them to try adventurism in Kamarupa. If the Shans entered from the East, the Muslims did from the West. The 13th century was ...
by Mark Gilbert, Robert K. Nilsson
” Moneta strongly opposed Italy's colonial adventurism in Libya but ...
The Iraq War Encyclopedia (2013)
by Thomas R. Mockaitis
The struggle in contemporary Islam to redefine jihad and detach its meaning from adventurism, martyrdom, and attacks on Muslim governments as well as Westerners is one of the most significant challenges at this time in history. Richard M.
by B.R. Sinha
This alienation between elitist legality and the lower brackets of the community, is manifested in the syndrome of demonstrations, direct action and violent adventurism. Direct action, draped in the ochre robes of satyagraha, red tunic of gherao ...
by M. Keith Booker
examines American military adventurism in a Latin American setting that is clearly inspired both by recent Latin American ...
by P R. Kumaraswamy
In the early stages of the Second Lebanon War, Saudi Arabia criticized the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah for its “adventurism” in the kidnapping of two Israel Defense Forces soldiers that led to the conflict. However, the ability of Hezbollah ...
by Louisa Pansegrouw
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Video shows what adventurism means. The behaviour of an adventurer, risk-taking.. The taking of excessive risks by a government in their political, economic or ...
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