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ERIC Number: EJ667297
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-1361-3324
Who Is "Us"? Students Negotiating Discourses of Racism and National Identification in Australia.
McLeod, Julie; Yates, Lyn
Race, Ethnicity and Education, v6 n1 p29-49 Mar 2003
Explores political beliefs and forms of reasoning about racism and national identity developed by diverse Australian high school students. Interview data highlight the significance of desires and aspirations as well as fears in these forms of political thought and self-identification. Asserts that although the "we" and "they" binaries are shifting, focusing on their use within youths' discourses helps in understanding the identifications and contrasts with which they work. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia