stigmatization

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n stigmatization the act of stigmatizing
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Stigmatization The act of stigmatizing.
    • Stigmatization (R. C. Ch) The production of stigmata upon the body. See Stigma, 8.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n stigmatization The act of stigmatizing, or the condition of being stigmatized; specifically, the supposed miraculous impression of the marks of Christ's wounds on the bodies of certain persons.
    • n stigmatization The act, process, or result of producing, as by hypnotic suggestion, on the surface of the body points or lines which bleed.
    • n stigmatization Also spelled stigmatisation.
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Usage

In literature:

This poor fellow occasionally let slip inconsiderate remarks, which the law then stigmatized as seditious speeches.
"Les Misérables Complete in Five Volumes" by Victor Hugo
The Abbe Desorges, a former Professor of Theology, stigmatized Darwin as a "pedant," and evolution as "gloomy".
"History of the Warfare of Science with Theology in Christendom" by Andrew Dickson White
To be stigmatized with the names of wanton and profligate!
"Wieland; or The Transformation" by Charles Brockden Brown
Whenever a method of education is stigmatized as mechanical, we may be sure that external pressure is brought to bear to reach an external end.
"Democracy and Education" by John Dewey
AEthiopia and Egypt have been stigmatized, in every age, as the original source and seminary of the plague.
"The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume 4" by Edward Gibbon
Are the State governments to be stigmatized as tyrannies, because they possess this power?
"The Federalist Papers" by Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, and James Madison
Even her fidelity vexed the unfaithful husband, who seemed to bid her do wrong by stigmatizing her virtue as insensibility.
"At the Sign of the Cat and Racket" by Honore de Balzac
In the latter country, an honest development of democracy is certain to be stigmatized as tainted with this crime.
"Autobiography of a Pocket-Hankerchief" by James Fenimore Cooper
Now the appearance of these horns makes me suppose that these are the stigmatic surfaces.
"More Letters of Charles Darwin Volume II" by Charles Darwin
He would be branded, stigmatized as a coward, hounded out of society!
"Original Short Stories, Volume 9 (of 13)" by Guy de Maupassant
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In poetry:

"Nine envious moons matured her growing shame,
Erewhile to flaunt it in the face of day,
When scorn'd of Virtue, stigmatized by Fame,
Low at my feet desponding Jessy lay.
"Elegy XXVI. Describing the Sorrow of An Ingeneous Mind" by William Shenstone

In news:

RbST Has Been Unfairly Stigmatized by Activists.
Republicans have created popular anxiety about public services by linking them with highly stigmatized members of our society.
Those first two, while often stigmatized, are also often easier to hide.
Only When Meat Is Stigmatized Will Factory Farms Stop Thriving.
Students shared their personal experiences, from the stigmatization of female masturbation to confusion over orgasms .
Ecuadorian Security Minister Gustavo Larrea's mission here last week was, as he described it, to end this city's "stigmatization" of Ecuador.
He cautions, however, that the stigmatized property law doesn't apply to a homeowners' HIV or AIDS status.
Stigmatization Makes It Harder to Overcome Obesity.
The Aurora deaths not only caused tremendous pain and loss, they further stigmatized persons with mental disorders.
They should not be stigmatized and their illnesses should not be trivialized because of the violence of a few.
Marquette student works to de- stigmatize mental illness on campus.
Stigmatized to Stop Drinking Again.
Why are helping professions stigmatizing those they purport to help.
My shame and pride in signing up for the most stigmatized benefit.
Field Guide to Dealing With Stigmatized Properties.
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In science:

There is seldom a big incentive to answer a survey, and when its questions are potentially stigmatizing, special care should be taken to protect respondent privacy and promote participation.
Negative Surveys
The original model sets out to estimate the proportion of a population that belongs to a particular, stigmatizing group A.
Negative Surveys
Also, with RRTs some sub jects will be selected, by the randomizing device, to answer the potentially stigmatizing question.
Negative Surveys
Therefore, many Oregonians have perhaps become more reluctant to stigmatize themselves as PL borrowers, or unwilling to risk falling into what the majority of Oregon’s policymakers saw as a debt trap.
Is There Statistical Evidence that the Oregon Payday-Loan Rate Cap Hurts Consumers?
Unfortunately, despite its accomplishments, renormalization theory was stigmatized, especially for its lack of a firm mathematical underpinning.
Hopf algebra approach to Feynman diagram calculations
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