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Manifestos


  • Written statements that describe the goals, opinions, and policies of a person or group. For concise authorized statements of religious doctrine within religions or denominations, see [Creeds.]

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    • found: Marinetti : selected writings, 1972:table of contents (Part 1: Futurist theory and invention: manifestos and polemical writings; contents include The founding and manifesto of futurism; Technical manifesto of Futurist literature.)
    • found: LCSH, July 3, 2016(Architectural manifestos; Literary manifestos; Political manifestoes)
    • found: Merriam-Webster, viewed July 3, 2016(manifesto; a written statement that describes the policies, goals, and opinions of a person or group; plural: manifestos or manifestoes.)
    • found: Art & architecture thesaurus online, July 3, 2016(manifestoes; UF manifesto; manifestos; note: Formal written declarations, promulgated by a sovereign or by the executive authority of a state or nation, such as to proclaim its reasons and motives for declaring a war, or other international action; also public declarations or proclamations of political, social, artistic, or other principles.)
    • found: Wikipedia, July 3, 2016(Manifesto; a manifesto is a published verbal declaration of the intentions, motives, or views of the issuer, be it an individual, group, political party or government; a manifesto usually accepts a previously published opinion or public consensus and/or promotes a new idea with prescriptive notions for carrying out changes the author believes should be made; it often is political or artistic in nature, but may present an individual's life stance. Manifestos relating to religious belief are generally referred to as creeds.)
    • found: Google web browser search, July 3, 2016(about 455,000 results from "manifestos"; about 297,000 results from "manifestoes".)
    • notfound: RBMS Controlled vocabularies: Genre terms, July 3, 2016;Thesaurus for graphic materials, July 3, 2016
  • General Notes

    • Written statements that describe the goals, opinions, and policies of a person or group. For concise authorized statements of religious doctrine within religions or denominations, see [Creeds.]
  • Example Notes

    • Note under [Creeds]
  • Change Notes

    • 2017-11-13: new
    • 2018-02-20: revised
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