modernization

(noun) “[T]he process that increases the amount of specialization and differentiation of structure in societies” (OpenStax College 2012).

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Usage Notes:

  • Plural: modernizations

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References

OpenStax College. 2012. Social Change. Connexions, June 4, 2012. (http://cnx.org/content/m42948/1.2/).