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  1. proletarianization(Noun)

    The act or process of making something proletarian.

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  1. Proletarianization

    In Marxism, proletarianization is the social process whereby people move from being either an employer, unemployed or self-employed, to being employed as wage labor by an employer. In Marxist theory, proletarianisation is often seen as the most important form of downward social mobility.


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