dehumanisation dehumanisation

Definition(s):

  • (n) the act of degrading people with respect to their best qualities

Quotes

  1. "The Web creates real relationships and does not result in autism and dehumanisation," said Scheer, who admitted he gets nervous when he does not have Internet access while on vacation.
    on Mar 2, 2009 By: August-Wilhelm Scheer Source: Reuters

  2. Mbeki argues that, "having given birth to humanity, we must reverse the many years of dehumanisation that have characterised our recent past".
    on Jan 15, 2010 By: Thabo Mbeki Source: The Guardian

  3. Glossing over the atrocities committed by the LRA, Otunnu accused Museveni of leading a "campaign of ethnic racism and dehumanisation" in the north, using HIV/AIDS as a "deliberate weapon of mass destruction" and sabotaging all efforts to...
    on Jun 20, 2009 By: Olara Otunnu Source: Sunday Vision

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cynic cynic
/ˈsɪ nɪk /