racism, institutionalized

racism, institutionalized

Dictionary of sociology. 2013.

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  • institutionalized — in|sti|tu|tion|al|ized also institutionalised BrE [ˌınstıˈtju:ʃənəlaızd US ˈtu: ] adj 1.) institutionalized attitudes and behaviour have existed for a long time in an organization and have become accepted as normal even though they are bad… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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