social process

Definitions of social process
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n a process involved in the formation of groups of persons

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absorption, assimilation
the social process of absorbing one cultural group into harmony with another
civilisation, civilization
the social process whereby societies achieve an advanced stage of development and organization
decentalisation, decentralization
the social process in which population and industry moves from urban centers to outlying districts
de-Nazification, denazification
social process of removing Nazis from official positions and giving up any allegiance to Nazism
de-Stalinisation, de-Stalinization, destalinisation, destalinization
social process of neutralizing the influence of Joseph Stalin by revising his policies and removing monuments dedicated to him and renaming places named in his honor
marginalisation, marginalization
the social process of becoming or being made marginal (especially as a group within the larger society)
Nazification
social process of adopting (or being forced to adopt) Nazism
peace process
any social process undertaken by governments who want their citizens to believe they are trying to avoid armed hostilities
professionalisation, professionalization
the social process whereby people come to engage in an activity for pay or as a means of livelihood
Stalinisation, Stalinization
social process of adopting (or being forced to adopt) the policies and practices of Joseph Stalin
urbanisation, urbanization
the social process whereby cities grow and societies become more urban
Americanisation, Americanization
assimilation into American culture
Anglicisation, Anglicization
the act of anglicizing; making English in appearance
Europeanisation, Europeanization
assimilation into European culture
Westernisation, Westernization
assimilation of Western culture; the social process of becoming familiar with or converting to the customs and practices of Western civilization
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human process
a process in which human beings are involved

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