scandalisation


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Noun1.scandalisation - the condition of being shocked (as by improper behavior)
condition, status - a state at a particular time; "a condition (or state) of disrepair"; "the current status of the arms negotiations"
2.scandalisation - the act of scandalizing
affront, insult - a deliberately offensive act or something producing the effect of deliberate disrespect; "turning his back on me was a deliberate insult"
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Many professional women get discouraged from entering politics because of the treatment they get when they are trying to get into positions of power -- the name-calling, the scandalisation, the smear campaigns and much more.
In order to make their problem interpretation heard and to evoke social response, they used discursive strategies such as problematisation, dramatisation and scandalisation of specific aspects of the biofuel topic.
3) Popper, in keeping with the Viennese modernist talent for cultural scandalisation directed his attention towards the deities of the Western philosophical tradition.