What is another word for heterodoxy?

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[ hˈɛtɹə͡ʊdˌɒksi], [ hˈɛtɹə‍ʊdˌɒksi], [ h_ˈɛ_t_ɹ_əʊ_d_ˌɒ_k_s_i]

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What is heterodoxy? Heterodoxy is the term used to describe the practice of holding beliefs that are not commonly held by other members of a given field or community. As such, it is a type of dissent. Heterodoxy can take on many different forms, but it is often characterized by a commitment to thinking critically and independently. It can be seen as a way of challenging the orthodoxy of a given field, or as a way of expanding the definition of the field itself.

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