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tr.v. mar·gin·al·ized, mar·gin·al·iz·ing, mar·gin·al·iz·es
To relegate or confine to a lower or outer limit or edge, as of social standing.

mar′gin·al·i·za′tion (-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
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Noun1.marginalization - the social process of becoming or being made marginal (especially as a group within the larger society); "the marginalization of the underclass"; "the marginalization of literature"
social process - a process involved in the formation of groups of persons


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To an aspiring or fellow leader from a marginalized group, these come off as opposition.
Each verse focuses on a different marginalized group that has had to fight for equality and justice in this country all of whom are facing backlashes-including feminists, African-Americans, immigrants, Native Americans, and LGBT people.
Biomedical research has a long and sometimes horrifying history, as marginalized group after marginalized group has been used as lab rats or subjects of brutal and senseless experimentation, whether psychological, medical or surgical.
Researchers have not only highlighted the unique strengths and needs of students in this marginalized group, they also have described the ways in which these youngsters are able to realize a greater level of personal and familial empowerment thanks to the tireless efforts of migrant advocates (McHatton, Zalaquett, & Cranston-Gingras, in press).
Similarly, interacting with clients and staff that come from a marginalized group (e.g., HIV infected) may make students re-examine their own stereotypes and preconceived notions of what individuals from certain marginalized groups are like and how they should be treated as well as improve students' interpersonal skills (e.g., conflict resolution, communication) and their own sense of self-efficacy (Aberle-Grasse, 2000; Jones & Abes, 2003; Knapp & Stublefield; Tucker & McCarthy, 2001).
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Until then, those of us working with a marginalized group will suffer from something many of us haven't experienced since being kids ourselves--the feeling of being misunderstood, of being marginalized, as well.
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Madiha Gohar worked for women rights and presented stage dramas aimed to create awareness among the women folk and marginalized group of society.
Although conversely, many legislators were unwilling to listen to this marginalized group. Consequently, over time women began to fathom that in order to achieve equal standing in a machismo culture, they needed to win the right to vote.
The beginning step in developing the training module involves asking students to select a "marginalized group" to study.
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