Origin of world-view

First recorded in 1855–60; translation of German Weltanschauung Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Contemporary Examples of world-view

  • In their world-view they are protecting Israel against those they consider blasphemers.

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    Shavuot and Self-Immolation

    Shaul Magid

    May 14, 2013

  • He has a world-view that includes a proper role for government.

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    A Better Ron Paul

    John Avlon

    April 26, 2011

Historical Examples of world-view

British Dictionary definitions for world-view



another word for Weltanschauung
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