Examples from the Web for voluntarism
Other provisions governing the establishment of agroindustrial complexes, however, conflicted with the principle of voluntarism.Area Handbook for Bulgaria|Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
To the idol of voluntarism a veritable holocaust of victims has been offered up.Freedom In Service|Fossey John Cobb Hearnshaw
Carried into practice, Voluntarism would be as like Anarchism as two peas.Anarchism|E. V. Zenker
This difference is wrongly set forth if the antithesis to voluntarism is called intellectualism.
One particular school of voluntarism (Wundt) reduces the motive-force of energy to will.The Wonders of Life|Ernst Haeckel
British Dictionary definitions for voluntarism
Word Origin and History for voluntarism
1838, in philosophy, from voluntary + -ism. As the theory or principal of using voluntary action rather than coercion (in politics, etc.), from 1924, American English (Voluntaryism in this sense is recorded from 1883).