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Definition of Internal colonialism

Internal colonialism Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
Glossary of Sociology
The economic exploitation of a group within a society whereby their labor is sold cheap and they are made to pay dear for products and services.
Internal colonialism Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Internal colonialism is a notion of structural political and economic inequalities between regions within a nation state. The term is used to describe the uneven effects of economic development on a regional basis, otherwise known as "uneven development", and to describe the exploitation of minority groups within a wider society. This is held to be similar to the relationship between metropole and colony, in colonialism proper.

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