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materialism British & World English

A tendency to consider material possessions and physical comfort as more important than spiritual values

historical materialism British & World English

Another term for dialectical materialism.

dialectical materialism British & World English

The Marxist theory (adopted as the official philosophy of the Soviet communists) that political and historical events result from the conflict of social forces and are interpretable as a series of contradictions and their solutions. The conflict is seen as caused by material needs