the doctrine that under capitalism there is an inadequate distribution of purchasing power, for which the remedy lies in governmental control of retail prices and the distribution of national dividends to consumers.
(esp in Canada) a right-wing Populist political party, movement, or doctrine based on the socioeconomic theories of Major C. H. Douglas
noun 1. dancing performed by couples or by groups, usually as a form of recreation.
or social Darwinism noun, Sociology. 1. a 19th-century theory, inspired by Darwinism, by which the social order is accounted as the product of natural selection of those persons best suited to existing living conditions and in accord with which a position of laissez-faire is advocated. social Darwinism definition A theory arising in the late nineteenth […]
noun 1. the principles and policies of a Social Democratic Party. social democracy noun 1. (sometimes capital) the beliefs, principles, practices, or programme of a Social Democratic Party or of social democrats
noun 1. (especially in Europe) a member of any of certain Social Democratic parties. social democrat noun 1. any socialist who believes in the gradual transformation of capitalism into democratic socialism 2. (usually capital) a member of a Social Democratic Party