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social conscience

noun

an attitude of sensitivity toward and sense of responsibility regarding injustice and problems in society

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  • And you've this 'social conscience' with which the younger generation is cursed.

    Comrade Yetta Albert Edwards
  • I don't want to imply that Baroja writes with his social conscience.

    Rosinante to the Road Again John Dos Passos
  • Therefore this oppression at least would have to be lightened, before the social conscience could be at ease.

  • As Beatrice had said, the "social conscience" was keen in him.

    Comrade Yetta Albert Edwards
  • Before the war, in spite of much enlightenment of the social conscience, unity between classes was still far to seek.

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