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synonyms for revisionist

  • critical
  • debunking
  • demystifying
  • demythifying
  • hermeneutical
  • reinterpreting
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How to use revisionist in a sentence

All history written after the official record is set must be revisionist, redundant or some combination of the two, and revisionist history loves to restore agency to oppressed groups whose contributions went unheralded in the original accounting.
IMPEACHMENT: AMERICAN CRIME STORY FRAMES THE CLINTON SCANDAL AS A CASE OF WOMEN SABOTAGING WOMEN. IS THAT REALLY SO REVOLUTIONARY?JUDY BERMANAUGUST 31, 2021TIME
The museum would cost hundreds of millions of dollars, and the project at once became a political battleground between traditionalists and revisionists.
WHAT PEOPLE TODAY — INCLUDING PHIL COLLINS — GET WRONG ABOUT THE ALAMOH.W. BRANDSJUNE 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The authors don’t pursue the Osbourne angle beyond employing him as a stand-in for the revisionist school of Alamo history, which “metaphorically amounts to peeing on the Alamo legend.”
WHAT PEOPLE TODAY — INCLUDING PHIL COLLINS — GET WRONG ABOUT THE ALAMOH.W. BRANDSJUNE 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
From the beginning, there was a group of scholars you could call revisionists, who have this whole theory that FDR maneuvered us into war by the back door.
THE REAL BIGGEST MYTHS ABOUT WORLD WAR II, ACCORDING TO A MILITARY HISTORIANOLIVIA B. WAXMANMAY 7, 2021TIME
It’s that this draft of revisionist history has an international audience.
BORDER REPORT: THE GULF BETWEEN RHETORIC AND REALITYGUSTAVO SOLISMARCH 22, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
On the other hand, forty-nine councils came to decisions which the revisionist party claim for themselves.
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, NO. VI, NOVEMBER 1850, VOL. IVARIOUS
In the third point, M. Sorel “the revolutionary revisionist,” comes very close to M. Bernstein, “the evolutionary revisionist.”
SYNDICALISM IN FRANCELOUIS LEVINE
It was at Dresden, 1903, that the revisionist tempest reached its height in the party teapot.
SOCIALISM AND DEMOCRACY IN EUROPESAMUEL P. ORTH
Khrushchev then became the object of violent attacks in the Albanian press, being castigated as more of a revisionist than Tito.
AREA HANDBOOK FOR ALBANIAEUGENE K. KEEFE
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