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Regionalism

In political science, the ideology that seeks to decentralize government, or at least promote the interests of a given set of groups. Regionalism may advance geographic areas and/or ethnic groups. Despite growing international trade, regionalism is fairly popular in many countries. See also: Federalism.
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The interns are grappling with the extent to which they have been participants in regionalistic behaviors and in the reinforcement and perpetuation of stereotypes on the basis of region and dialect.
Even among the fiercely regionalistic Spaniards, the Basques are considered to be culinary wizards.
I think this book manages to bring a very large amount socioeconomic and regionalistic information together very successfully and with the different writers for each essay it manages to stay relatively fresh.
The Government is trying to be federalistic, nationalistic and regionalistic.
town At work, I think most Filipinos have a tendency to be very regionalistic.
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In the meantime, the central struggle in the Dominican Republic was the quest for the formation of a national state in opposition to the stubborn legacies of regionalistic caudilloism and foreign intervention, its corresponding models being: the authoritarian caudillo and controlled, caudillo-led mobilization.
Our nation is much less standardized than its critics like to believe; they generally overlook the importance of our regionalistic forces, not all of which are losing their power.