marginalization
noun see marginalize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • marginalization — 1974, from MARGINALIZE (Cf. marginalize) + ATION (Cf. ation) …   Etymology dictionary

  • marginalization — (Amer.) n. social process of being made marginal, social process of becoming marginal (particularly as a group within a larger society) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Marginalization — This article is about the sociological concept. For concept in probability, see conditional probability. The homeless are often viewed as marginalized from mainstream society. In sociology, marginalisation (British/International), or… …   Wikipedia

  • marginalization — noun the social process of becoming or being made marginal (especially as a group within the larger society) the marginalization of the underclass the marginalization of literature • Syn: ↑marginalisation • Derivationally related forms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • marginalization — A process by which a group or individual is denied access to important positions and symbols of economic, religious, or political power within any society. A marginal group may actually constitute a numerical majority as in the case of Blacks in… …   Dictionary of sociology

  • marginalization — marginalize (also marginalise) ► VERB ▪ treat as marginal or peripheral. DERIVATIVES marginalization noun …   English terms dictionary

  • marginalization — See marginalize. * * * …   Universalium

  • marginalization — noun The act of marginalizing or something marginalized …   Wiktionary

  • marginalization — mar·gin·al·iza·tion …   English syllables

  • marginalization — See: marginalize …   English dictionary

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