One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Treatment of a person, group, or concept as insignificant or peripheral.‘he worked hard to eliminate social and economic marginalization’‘women experienced marginalization in many localities’
- ‘The distinct types of marginalization derived from the social conflicts are often themes addressed by these authors.’
- ‘They alone are guilty for this shameful marginalization of our visual arts.’
- ‘Fear of marginalization runs deep in the printmaking psyche.’
- ‘The film approaches the Aboriginal experience in the same way that American 'hood movies approach the marginalization of black youth.’
- ‘The orientation toward nervous ailments at Steinhof, then, embodied an attempt to fight the marginalization of the asylum on a number of levels.’
- ‘In the German-speaking world, the marginalization of the asylums was also a product of the rise of clinical psychiatry.’
- ‘Feminists must move beyond a theory that grounds women's marginalization on dubious anatomical measurements.’
- ‘In the case of "outsider" artists, such unconventional rendering is attributed to mental illness, lack of training, or marginalization in society.’
- ‘Its very marginalization turns it into a world where some form of female agency can be upheld.’
- ‘Their coalition offers them both a way to challenge their marginalization in America.’
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