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Example Question #1 : Democratization
Black South Africans gaining the right to vote after the collapse of Apartheid is an example of __________.
In 1994, the system of Apartheid in South Africa, a legislatively created form of institutional racism that barred black South Africans from governmental and societal participation, was ended due to universal suffrage in a national election. This process, whereby all South Africans could vote, is a classic example of democratization, the movement of a nation's government to full democratic participation.