homogenisation homogenisation

Definition(s):

  • (n) the act of making something homogeneous or uniform in composition

Quotes

  1. "I suppose in some ways we're also building the world's family photo album," Geldof said. "Mankind is the world's most extraordinary animal. In an age of globalisation and increasing connection, we face the growing homogenisation of cultures...
    on Apr 18, 2007 By: Bob Geldof Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. By the year 2100, Raven adds, "we will see total homogenisation - an end to regional diversity. The same few bird species will be seen everywhere, whether they are native or not".
    on Jul 3, 2006 By: Peter Raven Source: New Scientist (subscription)

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