intransigentism

noun
in·tran·si·gent·ism | \ -nt‧ˌizəm , -n‧ˌti- \
plural -s

Definition of intransigentism 

: the quality or state of being intransigent or the policy of an intransigent the militant intransigentism of the antislavery forces —A. C. Cole

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