Origin of self-determination
Related formsself-de·ter·mined, adjectiveself-de·ter·min·ing, adjective
Examples from the Web for self-determination
So where does this leave the millions of Palestinians—like my relatives—who dream of self-determination and a sovereign state?In the Middle East, the Two-State Solution Is Dead|Dean Obeidallah|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“A referendum on self-determination is necessary to reset the relationship between Catalonia and Spain,” according to the site.
Many outsiders indeed strongly supported the right of self-determination for South Sudanese.Government Ceasefire Is First Step Towards Peace in South Sudan|John Prendergast, Akshaya Kumar|January 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I am a citizen of two countries that attained their independence through hard-won fights for self-determination.
Besides, the Jewish people had a legitimate right to self-determination, particularly given their history.
The wishes of the Austrian-Germans and the principle of self-determination accordingly went for nothing.The Inside Story Of The Peace Conference|Emile Joseph Dillon
But the word "self-determination" appears to hypnotize some Americans.A Straight Deal|Owen Wister
His definition of liberty seemed sound and true, promising the self-determination of peoples.Now It Can Be Told|Philip Gibbs
We are impatient of all that gets in the way of our self-determination.Our Lady Saint Mary|J. G. H. Barry
They have no soul or any right or power of self-determination.Socialism and American ideals|William Starr Myers