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Definition of the noun territorialization

What does territorialization mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: territorializations

  1. the act of organizing as a territory
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • alternative spelling: territorialisation
    • more generic words: organisation / organization = the activity or result of distributing or disposing persons or things properly or methodically

Alternative definition of the noun territorialization


  1. The process of territorializing.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Territorialization

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Google previewUrban Design Thinking (2016)

A Conceptual Toolkit by Kim Dovey

Territorialization is a synthetic process wherein wholes form from parts, identities from differences. Territory is a stabilized assemblage, ...

Google previewMaking Sense (2014)

Art Practice and Transformative Therapeutics by Lorna Collins

Deleuze and Guattari describe this event in A Thousand Plateaus: Territorialization is an act of rhythm that has become expressive, or of milieu components that have become qualitative. The marking of a territory is dimensional, but it is not a ...

Google previewThe Great Urban Transformation (2010)

Politics of Land and Property in China by You-tien Hsing

Territorialization is the politicization of place. The territoriality of society refers to the dynamics of society's struggle over place making in a locale; it also involves struggles over relocation and dislocation. Society's strategization to define and ...

Google previewDeleuze and Guattari's A Thousand Plateaus (2015)

by Brent Adkins

They reject theories in which the territory is primary and say, rather, that “ territorialization is an act of rhythm that has become expressive, or of milieu components that have become qualitative” (TP315). In nonterritorial animals rhythms are ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Governance (2006)

by Mark Bevir

The closely related term territorialization can be defined as processes that foster territoriality in particular circumstances, usually through the assertion or material creation of linkages between particular social identities or activities and specific ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Human Geography (2013)

by Alisdair Rogers, Noel Castree, Rob Kitchin

territorialization The organization of human activities by fixing them in spatial * territory.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Social Theory (2012)

by Austin Harrington, Barbara L. Marshall, Hans-Peter Müller

The result was the territorialization of currencies along national lines. But it was not simply that states made possible the proliferation of paper currencies, but that these territorialized currencies in turn reinforced and legitimated the authority of ...

Google previewThe Agamben Dictionary (2011)

by Alex Murray, Jessica Whyte

still, the sovereign nomos that conditions every other norm; it is “the original spatialization that governs and makes possible every localization and every territorialization” (HS, 111). ACTUALITY 17 In a regime of exception, sovereign power ...

Google previewEthnic American Literature: An Encyclopedia for Students (2015)

An Encyclopedia for Students by Emmanuel S. Nelson

Territorialization by the United States impacted the concept of “Hawaiian,” which made for an awkward transition for literary studies that has utilized such terms as “indigenous,” “local,” and “regional.” This awkwardness produces much anxiety ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Political Science (2011)

by Bertrand Badie, Dirk Berg-Schlosser, Leonardo Morlino

The territorialization of minority nations also risks reducing the crosscutting interactions between the majority nation and the minority one. Giving some form of selfgovernment to a minority nation holds the potential to polarize politics at the ...

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The value of this 18-letter word is 27 points. Since it has more than 15 letters, it can be played on Super Scrabble board only.

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