Definitions for indoctrination
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word indoctrination
teaching someone to accept doctrines uncritically
The act of indoctrinating, or the condition of being indoctrinated
Instruction in the rudiments and principles of any science or belief system; information.
the act of indoctrinating, or the condition of being indoctrinated; instruction in the rudiments and principles of any science or system of belief; information
Indoctrination is the process of inculcating ideas, attitudes, cognitive strategies or a professional methodology. It is often distinguished from education by the fact that the indoctrinated person is expected not to question or critically examine the doctrine they have learned. As such the term may be used pejoratively, often in the context of education, political opinions, theology or religious dogma. The term is closely linked to socialization; in common discourse, indoctrination is often associated with negative connotations, while socialization refers to cultural or educational learning.
Translations for indoctrination
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- adoctrinamentCatalan, Valencian
- [[идеологический, [[внушение]] [[идея, индоктринацияRussian
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