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- n. The act of indoctrinating, or the condition of being indoctrinated
- n. Instruction in the rudiments and principles of any science or belief system; information.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of indoctrinating, or the condition of being indoctrinated; instruction in the rudiments and principles of any science or system of belief; information.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of indoctrinating, or the state of being indoctrinated; instruction in doctrines or principles.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. teaching someone to accept doctrines uncritically
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I signed the main petition, because I really am passionately opposed to DEFINING children by the religion of their parents (while 'indoctrination' is such a loaded word, nobody could be in favour of it).
What Fox and the right mean by liberal indoctrination is anything other than slavish conformity to RIGHTWING propaganda
And, one sign of indoctrination is that they deny the truth.
Sociology books and rejections of ones parents relgious indoctrination is such a bad basis to talk about anything!
Because if this campus indoctrination is as brutally effective as Warren says it is, his suggestions seem rather tame:
They call it indoctrination because they fear what truths the child sees.
Seriously though, I think Bradford might have meant that the man who claims indoctrination is child-abuse has (ironically) started a camp of indoctrination (what other than indoctrination is a camp for youth?).
If you think Dawkins would say atheist indoctrination is OK while Christian indoctrination is not, you'd be disappointed.
I can't help but notice the correlation between faith and rigorous indoctrination from a young age.
Part of boot-camp indoctrination is training employees about environmental issues.