MODERNIZATION

is the process whereby typically archaic values or a set of processes which are largely rural and traditional become developed into processes which better suit the economy and environment at the time. Modernization is often contrasted with the tradi

MODERNIZATION: "Modernization is the process of transition from an older archaic episode to the modernized alternative. An example is modernizing the corded telephone to a wireless mobile phone."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MODERNIZATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/modernization/ (accessed May 27, 2020).
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