Origin of anti-intellectual
Related formsan·ti-in·tel·lec·tu·al·ism, nounan·ti-in·tel·lec·tu·al·is·tic, adjectivean·ti-in·tel·lec·tu·al·i·ty, noun
Examples from the Web for anti-intellectualism
Do they have a point, or are their complaints just anti-intellectualism run amok?
But America's long tradition of anti-intellectualism helped him become a star religious entrepreneur.Ken Ham: The Making of An American Religious Huckster|Karl W. Giberson|February 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 1962, historian Richard Hofstadter famously dubbed it “anti-intellectualism in American life.”
But even more fundamentally, the person who has made Republican anti-intellectualism uncool is Barack Obama.GOP Rejects Know-Nothings, Opts For Candidates Who Understand Public Policy|Peter Beinart|December 5, 2011|DAILY BEAST
For more than a half-century, anti-intellectualism has had a pretty good run in presidential politics.
Here also appears clearly the anti-intellectualism of Crescas and his disagreement with Maimonides and Gersonides.A History of Mediaeval Jewish Philosophy|Isaac Husik
Anti-intellectualism and the State—Syndicalism—Class war, "direct action."Bergson and His Philosophy|J. Alexander Gunn
No wonder that 'anti-intellectualism' should result from such a conception of knowledge.John Dewey's logical theory|Delton Thomas Howard
Their indeterminism is indeed the necessary and logical accompaniment of their anti-intellectualism.Religion and Science|John Charlton Hardwick