Fourierism[fo̵or′ē ər iz′əm]
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the doctrines of F. M. C. François Marie Charles Fourier, esp. his proposed system for reorganizing society into small, self-sufficient, cooperative agricultural communities
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A system for social reform advocated by Charles Fourier in the early 19th century, proposing that society be organized into small self-sustaining communal groups.
- Fouˈri·er·ist, Fouˈri·er·iteˌ noun