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'''Conservatism''' is a political and social term from the Latin verb ''conservare'' meaning to save or preserve.<ref>[http://books.google.com/books?id=I0QINMoSGykC&pg=PA114&dq=etymology+conservative+conservare&as_brr=3 Davis, Mark, and Zygmunt Bauman. (2008). ''Freedom and Consumerism: A Critique of Zygmunt Bauman's Sociology'', Ashgate Publishing]</ref> Likewise, conservative is defined as "believing in the value of established and traditional practices in politics and society" or "not liking or accepting changes or new ideas."<ref>[http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/conservative ''Merriam-Webster'', "Conservative", accessed March 28, 2014]</ref>
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==See also==
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*[[List of political parties in the United States]]
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*[[:Category:Terms and definitions|Terms and definitions]]
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*[http://www.studentnewsdaily.com/conservative-vs-liberal-beliefs/ ''Student Daily News'', "Conservative vs. Liberal Beliefs"]
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[[Category:Terms and definitions]]

Latest revision as of 12:22, 1 May 2014

Conservatism is a political and social term from the Latin verb conservare meaning to save or preserve.[1] Likewise, conservative is defined as "believing in the value of established and traditional practices in politics and society" or "not liking or accepting changes or new ideas."[2]

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