A theory of the origin of ideas which derives them exclusivelyfrom sensation.
How one believes the [world] should be run.
1)An ideology way of looking at an aspect of society, or to a certain extent anything, which makes it seem better than it actually is.
- An assumption which for whatever reason exists, and is unfair and untested.
Some sociological thinkers would have you believe they exist to help maintain and cover up power inequalities.