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
Translations

democratization

[dɪˌmɒkrətaɪˈzeɪʃən] Ndemocratización f

democratization

[dɪˌmɒkrətaɪˈzeɪʃən] democratisation (British)
n [country, system] → démocratisation f
modif [process] → de démocratisation f
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9) Even if democratizations are still relevant in explaining the deficit of democracy today especially in the former communist part of Europe, the main focus on the topic refers to the troublesome relationship between the European citizens and the decisionist technocracy working according to a top-down approach to all sorts of difficulties.
gains a proper explanatory value when it comes to elucidating what has been achieved and what has been lost in the processes of democratization of Central and Eastern European states for the past twenty-five years.
Such conjectural democratizations are of course temporary, and more like illusions than actual social structures.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- My generation is fed up with the democratization debate in Turkey.
In contrast to, for instance, Huntington's, The Third Wave (1991), which focuses on democratic transitions between 1974 and 1990, this book also includes nineteenth century democratizations.
Paths Toward Democracy is in many ways a rich departure from the scholarly polemic, on the question whether the process of democratization is an elite-led strategy or a popular triumph from below.
Friedman lauds the supposed democratizations of technology, information, and finance, which have apparently brought the benefits of globalization to more people than ever before.
usually contracted by countries and companies that fail to inoculate themselves against changes brought about by the microchip, and the democratizations of technology, finance, and information.
At this conjuncture, at the Helsinki Summit of the EU in 1999 Turkey was accepted as an official EU candidate, which required it to implement the Copenhagen criteria of democratization and economic reform.
It draws on a framework of analysis with an integrated assessment of the democratization experiences from Southern Europe, Latin America and Eastern Europe.