Nativist

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  • a philosopher who subscribes to nativism
  • of or relating to or advocating nativism; "nativist theories"; "the traditional controversy between the nativistic and empiristic theories"
  • advocating the perpetuation of native societies; "the old nativist prejudice against the foreign businessman"; "the nativistic faith preaches the old values"- C.K.Kluckhohn

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  • a philosopher who subscribes to nativism

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  • Philadelphia Nativist Riots: The '''Philadelphia Nativist Riots''' (also known as the '''Philadelphia Prayer Riots''', the '''Bible R ...ark had armed itself for protection. Fierce fighting broke out between the nativists and the soldiers sent to protect the church, resulting in numerous deaths
  • Correllian Nativist Tradition: '''Correllian Nativist Tradition''', also known as '''Correllian Wicca''', is a Wiccan tradition w ...Wiccan" tradition until the 1990s (Orpheis Caroline initially called it a "Nativist" tradition, but the tradition would become increasingly affiliated with the

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  • The Deportation Strategy
    Editor's Note: President Obama's decision to put off any executive action on immigration until after the November elections, write editors of La Opinión, reflects a victory by nativist Republicans in politicizing the immigration debate and shows that in Washington, undocumented immigrants... Read more on this news related to 'Nativist'

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