Mohism

noun
Moh·​ism | \ ˈmōˌizəm \
plural -s

Definition of Mohism

: the teachings of Mo Ti characterized by an emphasis on equalitarian universal love and opposition to traditionalism and Confucianism

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History and Etymology for Mohism

Mo Ti fl 400 b.c. Chinese philosopher + connective -h- + English -ism

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“Mohism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Mohism. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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