[kawr-puh-ruh-tiz-uh m, -pruh-tiz-]
the principles, doctrine, or system of corporative organization of a political unit, as a city or state.
Related formscor·po·rat·ist, adjective
Also cor·po·rat·iv·ism [kawr-puh-rey-tuh-viz-uh m, -per-uh-tuh-, -pruh-] /ˈkɔr pəˌreɪ təˌvɪz əm, -pər ə tə-, -prə-/
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Examples from the Web for corporatism
Contemporary Examples of corporatism
The cult of corporatism allows us to reimagine the corporation as our ultimate access point to the infinitude of possibility.
What to Obama is the politics of " mutual responsibility" is what political scientists have labeled "corporatism."
In the United States, corporatism was advocated most famously in the 1930s.
British Dictionary definitions for corporatism
Derived Formscorporatist, noun, adjective
the organization of a state on a corporative basis
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Word Origin and History for corporatism
1890, from corporate + -ism. Used over the years in various senses of corporate, in 1920s-30s often with reference to fascist collectivism.
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