Usage examples for popularization

  1. The death of the father having involved the family in the discomfort of narrow circumstances, the pen she had hitherto wielded for amusement she took up with the view of gaining an independent livelihood; and she conceived the idea of employing fiction as a vehicle for the exposition and popularization of the principles of social and political economy. – Celebrated Women Travellers of the Nineteenth Century by W. H. Davenport Adams
  2. In the years between 1871 and 1909 the University showed, once for all, that the experiment involved in its establishment, the popularization of education and the maintenance of a school system and a university by the State, was not only justified but even more, it was extraordinarily successful. – The University of Michigan by Wilfred Shaw
  3. The popularization of psychology has encouraged the rise of innumerable forms of propaganda designed to influence the opinions of the community and nation. – Problems in American Democracy by Thames Ross Williamson
  4. The popularization of so ungainly and expensive a contrivance as the harvester proved a slow and difficult task. – The Age of Big Business Volume 39 in The Chronicles of America Series by Burton J. Hendrick
  5. Thus really sublime and grandiose effects of Nature are apt to lose their edge for us by over- popularization, as many of her scenes and moods have come to seem platitude from being over- painted. – October Vagabonds by Richard Le Gallienne