democratization

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de·moc·ra·tize

 (dĭ-mŏk′rə-tīz′)
tr.v. de·moc·ra·tized, de·moc·ra·tiz·ing, de·moc·ra·tiz·es
To make democratic.

de·moc′ra·ti·za′tion (-tĭ-zā′shən) n.
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Noun1.democratization - the action of making something democratic
group action - action taken by a group of people
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democratization

[dɪˌmɒkrətaɪˈzeɪʃən] Ndemocratización f
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democratization

[dɪˌmɒkrətaɪˈzeɪʃən] democratisation (British)
n [country, system] → démocratisation f
modif [process] → de démocratisation f
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The topic of abjection and agency in global East Asian cinema seems especially befitting to our mission statement of globalism from below for a variety of reasons, not least of which is the fact that it draws together marginalized voices of East Asian cinema scholars from around the world--U.S., U.K., Japan, South Korea, China--in a discussion of what is collectively referred to as monolithic, global East Asian cinema, hut what in reality are marginalized non-Hollywood "cinemas" Particularly poignant is the fact that in the spirit of global democraticization, the discussion is about the emergence of the abject and abject agency in global East Asian cinemas, a powerful "East Asian" translation of the "First World" French feminist Julia Kristeva's concept of the abject.
Beegel reports that reviewers objected to what they called a "democraticization of holiness" (as qtd.