consciousness-raising

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consciousness-raising

n.
A process, as by group therapy, of achieving greater awareness of one's needs in order to fulfill one's potential as a person.
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His ma (Hindi for "mother" and "earth") is an intense consciousness-raiser about humanity's sustaining yet precarious relationship with the land.
* Surveying staff attitudes about intimidation and how they handle it, as a consciousness-raiser.
What a splendid consciousness-raiser. Day after day, children would be reminded that North has no monopoly on up.
As we know, Stokely Carmichael's famous response to the paper ("The position of women should be prone") turned our to be even more of a consciousness-raiser than the paper itself.
That was until the Poetry Society joined forces with the BBC to launch the consciousness-raiser National Poetry Day, and invited the country to vote for the Nation's Favourite Poem - If, by Rudyard Kipling).