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ERIC Number: EJ482799
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0037-8046
Putting an End to Doublespeak about Race, Gender, and Poverty: An Annotated Glossary for Social Workers.
Abramovitz, Mimi
Social Work, v36 n5 p380-84 Sep 1991
Provides annotated glossary that identifies some language harmful to women, minorities, and the poor; reveals latent meanings; and recommends alternative words when possible. Highlights ideological power of language; demonstrates how current discourse contributes to punitive policies and oppressive conditions; and contributes to end of doublespeak about women, race, and poverty. (NB)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - General; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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