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Noun1.dehumanisation - the act of degrading people with respect to their best qualities; "science has been blamed for the dehumanization of modern life"
degradation, debasement - changing to a lower state (a less respected state)
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Late last year, Twitter took a new approach by seeking feedback from the Arabic, English, Spanish and Japanese public on an update to its hateful conduct policy around dehumanisation.
Dehumanisation, the perception of other people as less than human, is a psychological process that has accompanied some of the worst atrocities in human history.
DEHUMANISATION An educationist by training, she fell into broadcasting and later set up her own highly successful entrepreneurial ventures in publishing and public relations.
Summary: Bullying is essentially a form of dehumanisation. It reduces a human being or a group of people to an object of ridicule and violence, verbal or otherwise.
The BMIs of those taking the survey were also recorded to find out whether blatant dehumanisation of those who are obese was more common among thinner people.
'Using teargas and pellets even at funerals shows the dehumanisation of innocent Kashmiris, alive or dead,' the Foreign Office Spokesperson said in a statement.
Iman Atta, of Tell Mama, which tracks anti-Muslim violence, said: "This dehumanisation leads perpetrators to feel emboldened enough to target women for anti-Muslim hate."
The Courtyard can be entered from two sides: Stefanikova Street and Trojine Namestie square.Not just cultureOne of the main goals of Trnava-based entrepreneur and native Miroslav Trnka was to stop the dehumanisation of Trnava.
In recent years, some studies have approached the phenomenon of dehumanisation in childhood.
This article profiles the tragic outcome of a socio-political protest when collective action was fuelled by a reaction to dehumanisation. PNG nationals clashed with a culturally diverse group of asylum seekers in a geospatial zone of exclusion.
I looked at the literature on dehumanisation and the consequences of dehumanisation.