vocationalism

noun
vo·​ca·​tion·​al·​ism | \vō-ˈkā-shnə-ˌli-zəm, -shə-nᵊl-ˌi-zəm\

Definition of vocationalism 

: emphasis on vocational training in education

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vocationalist \vō-​ˈkā-​shnə-​list, -​shə-​nᵊl-​ist \ noun

First Known Use of vocationalism

1924, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of vocationalism was in 1924

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