deindustrialization

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de·in·dus·tri·al·i·za·tion

 (dē′ĭn-dŭs′trē-ə-lĭ-zā′shən)
n.
A reduction in the size or share of the manufacturing sector in an economy.

de′in·dus′tri·a·lize′ v.

deindustrialization

(ˌdiːɪnˌdʌstrɪəlaɪˈzeɪʃən) or

deindustrialisation

n
(Economics) the decline in importance of manufacturing industry in the economy of a nation or area
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This is related to the deindustrialising globalised context and changes to the family structure.
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The government's problem was not that it was disinterested in Scotland, but that it was ignorant, badly advised, and convinced of the efficacy of economic doctrines that seemed to exacerbate the problems of Scotland's deindustrialising production base.