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ERIC Number: EJ622827
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0147-1635
Basic Writing, CUNY, and "Mainstreaming": (De)Racialization Reconsidered.
Lamos, Steve
Journal of Basic Writing, v19 n2 p22-43 Fall 2000
Explores the racialized discourses surrounding basic writing students by using the notion of education as "white property." Shows how students are racialized as "minorities" despite the significant numbers of whites in the program. Argues open-admissions students are discursively coded as non-white. Contends that racialization needs to be identified and understood in order to dismantle these structures of whiteness. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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