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Adjective
Hostile or indifferent to culture and the arts
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“This is a philistine agenda, subjecting universities' research and teaching to the narrow interests of the British economy.”
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Not highly intellectual or cultured
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Being in favor of established ideas, conditions, or institutions
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Belonging to or characteristic of the middle class, typically with reference to its perceived materialistic values or conventional attitudes
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Having low social or economic rank
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A person who is hostile or indifferent to culture and the arts
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“For Adorno, a philistine is someone who can only experience the work as a mere thing.”
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A person holding religious beliefs other than those of the main world religions
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