ERIC Number: EJ648649
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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Perceptions of White Identity and White Liability: An Analysis of White Student Responses to a College Campus Racial Hate Crime.
Jackson, Ronald L., II; Heckman, Susan M.
Journal of Communication, v52 n2 p434-50 Jun 2002
Examines perceptions of White student identity in response to a racial hate email circulated to minority students throughout a predominantly White university campus community in the U.S. in 1999. Indicates that even though White students did not feel the need to identify themselves as "White" because of its sense of normalcy, they enjoyed and expected associated privileges. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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