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in·di·vid·u·al·ist

 (ĭn′də-vĭj′o͞o-ə-lĭst)
n.
1. One that asserts individuality by independence of thought and action.
2. An advocate of individualism.

in′di·vid′u·al·is′tic adj.
in′di·vid′u·al·is′ti·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.individualistic - marked by or expressing individuality; "an individualistic way of dressing"
individual, single - being or characteristic of a single thing or person; "individual drops of rain"; "please mark the individual pages"; "they went their individual ways"
2.individualistic - with minimally restricted freedom in commerce
capitalistic, capitalist - favoring or practicing capitalism

individualistic

individualistic

adjective
Concerned with the person rather than with society:
Translations

individualistic

[ˈɪndɪˌvɪdjʊəˈlɪstɪk] ADJindividualista

individualistic

[ˌɪndɪvɪdʒuəˈlɪstɪk] adjindividualiste

individualistic

individualistic

[ˌɪndɪˌvɪdjʊəˈlɪstɪk] adjindividualistico/a
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It was a knock- me-down doctrine--a practical individualistic doctrine.
Singelis, Triandis, Bhawuk, and Gelfand (1995) defined the constructs of horizontal (H), vertical (V), individualism (I) and collectivism (C) and supported this distinction in both individualistic and collectivistic cultures (Triandis & Gelfand, 1998).
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In fact, several studies on cross-cultural communication have revealed that media messages tend to emphasize group-consensus appeals, family ties, and family security themes in predominantly collectivistic countries while emphasizing self-reliance, privacy, and freedom in individualistic countries (Zhang & Gelb, 1996).
He emphasised the difference between collective and individualistic societies and said Gulf ideals about leadership should be adopted in the West.
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Research has made a distinction between individualistic and collectivistic societies.