Significado de encyclopedism en en Inglés


(also encyclopaedism)

Pronunciación /ɛnˌsʌɪklə(ʊ)ˈpiːdɪz(ə)m/ /ɪnˌsʌɪklə(ʊ)ˈpiːdɪz(ə)m/


mass noun
  • Comprehensive learning or knowledge.

    ‘The disc is a triumph of the sound bite - and it captures the spirit of our channel-surfing age far better than the other version's hopelessly eighteenth-century aspirations to encyclopedism.’
    • ‘With their pileup of evidence, the encyclopedism gives the illusion (and it is an illusion really) that all elements of a given society and culture have been covered.’