Sentence Examples with the word popularization

Only in our self-confident day of the popularization of knowledge-- thanks to that most powerful engine of ignorance, the diffusion of printed matter--has the question of the freedom of will been put on a level on which the question itself cannot exist.

Christianity was to some extent a popularization of Essenism, but there is little reason for believing that Jesus himself was an Essene.

It is to Moronobu that Japan owes the popularization of artistic wood-engravings, for nothing before his series of xylographic albums approached his best work in strength and beauty, and nothing since has surpassed it.