Authoritarian

Authoritarian

Authoritarian est une filiale musicale professionnelle du géant du jeu vidéo EA Games. Elle a vu le jour en 2003 avec, entre autres, la sortie des jeux Anno 1503 et SimCity 4 auxquels elle a contribué aux créations musicales.

La filiale n'avait pas de nom concret jusqu'en 2007 et la sortie du jeu SimCity Sociétés. En effet, son nom actuel vient d'une des sociétés jouables du jeu : la société dite "autoritaire", tout droit inspirée du roman de George Orwell, 1984.

Un CD contenant les deux titres du jeu adaptés à la société autoritaire a même été mise en vente en série limitée pendant quelques mois.

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  • authoritarian — adj. 1. characteristic of an absolute ruler or absolute rule; having absolute sovereignty; of governments or rulers; as, an authoritarian regime Syn: autocratic, dictatorial, despotic, tyrannical [WordNet 1.5] 2. 1 expecting unquestioning… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • authoritarian — authoritarian, authoritative These two words should be carefully distinguished as their implications are quite different. Authoritarian is generally used of people or their actions and has the unfavourable meaning ‘favouring or encouraging strict …   Modern English usage

  • authoritarian — n. 1. 1 behaves like a tyrant. Syn: dictator [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • authoritarian — authoritarian, authoritarianism See authoritarian personality …   Dictionary of sociology

  • authoritarian — [adj] domineering absolute, authoritative, autocratic, despotic, dictatorial, disciplinarian, doctrinaire, dogmatic, harsh, imperious, magisterial, rigid, severe, strict, totalitarian, tyrannical, unyielding; concepts 319,401 Ant. democratic,… …   New thesaurus

  • authoritarian — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ favouring or enforcing strict obedience to authority. ► NOUN ▪ an authoritarian person. DERIVATIVES authoritarianism noun …   English terms dictionary

  • authoritarian — index dictatorial, dogmatic, ex officio, strict Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • authoritarian — (adj.) 1862, favoring imposed order over freedom, from AUTHORITY (Cf. authority). Cf. AUTHORITATIVE (Cf. authoritative), which originally had this meaning to itself. Noun in the sense of one advocating or practicing such governance is from 1859 …   Etymology dictionary

  • authoritarian — 1 dogmatic, *dictatorial, magisterial, doctrinaire, oracular Analogous words: despotic, autocratic, arbitrary, tyrannical, tyrannous, *absolute: domineering, imperious, *masterful Antonyms: liberal, libertarian: anarchistic, anarchic 2… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • authoritarian — [ə thôr΄ə ter′ē ən, əthär΄ə ter′ē ən] adj. [ AUTHORIT(Y) + ARIAN] believing in, relating to, characterized by, or enforcing unquestioning obedience to authority, as that of a dictator, rather than individual freedom of judgment and action n. a… …   English World dictionary

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