historicism means: The theory that events can be influenced or determined by circumstances and other inherent processes outside of the control human beings. (in AZ Dictionary)

What else does historicism mean?

  • Historical awareness is essential for understanding a subject or the world in general. (in AZ Dictionary)
  • In contemporary art, the deliberate or recurrent use of historic styles. (in AZ Dictionary)
  • It is believed that historical periods must be studied, without the imposition of anachronistic evaluations. (in AZ Dictionary)