ERIC Number: ED406833
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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The Language and Politics of Exclusion: Others in Discourse.
Riggins, Stephen Harold, Ed.
A collection of essays on "the other" in discourse includes: "The Rhetoric of Othering" (Stephen Harold Riggins); "Political Discourse and Racism: Describing Others in Western Parliaments" (Teun A. van Dijk); "'Das Ausland' and Anti-Semitic Discourse: The Discursive Construction of the Other" (Ruth Wodak); "Who Are They? The Rhetoric of Institutional Policies Toward the Indigenous Populations of Postrevolutionary Mexico" (Teresa Carbo); "Discourses of Exclusion: The Irish Press and the Travelling People" (Jane Helleiner, Bohdan Szuchewycz); "Racial Intimidation: Sociopolitical Implications of the Usage of Racist Slurs" (Philomena Essed); "The Historical Resilience of Primary Stereotypes: Core Images of the Muslim Other" (Karim H. Karim); "Benetton Culture: Marketing Difference to the New Global Consumer" (Michael Hoechsmann); "Afrocentricity and Inclusive Curriculum: Is There A Connection or a Contradiction?" (George J. Sefa Dei); "The Assimilation of the Other Within a Master Discourse" (William E. Conklin); and "Subverting Poor Me: Negative Constructions of Identity in Poor and Working-Class Women's Autobiographies" (Roxanne Rimstead). (MSE)
Descriptors: Administrative Policy, Advertising, Afrocentrism, Anti Semitism, Autobiographies, Discourse Analysis, Ethnic Bias, Ethnic Groups, Females, Foreign Countries, Immigrants, Indigenous Populations, Interpersonal Communication, Language Patterns, Language Research, Language Role, Language Usage, Linguistic Theory, Marketing, Minority Groups, Muslims, Negative Attitudes, News Media, Policy Formation, Political Influences, Poverty, Public Policy, Racial Bias, Sex Differences, Social Bias, Sociolinguistics, Stereotypes, Western Civilization
Sage Publications, Inc., 2455 Teller Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91320 (hardcover: ISBN-0-7619-0728-9; paperback: ISBN-0-7619-0729-7).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: Ireland; Mexico