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Gebhard, Amanda; Novotna, Gabriela; Carter, Heather; Oba, Funke – Whiteness and Education, 2023
This article responds to a university's anti-discrimination campaign, ostensibly launched to combat racism. Taking up poststructural principles and anchored in anti-racism literature, we employ a discourse analysis to examine the truth productions about racism circulated by the campaign, and the subject positions to which they give rise. We…
Descriptors: Racism, Social Justice, Intervention, Higher Education
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Garlough, Diana K.; Savitz, Rachelle S. – Whiteness and Education, 2023
Racial understanding is essential for many reasons, one being that the United States population is growing increasingly diverse while many communities are still racially segregated. At the same time, many white teachers are uncomfortable investigating their racial identities, and do not engage pupils in discussions about race. Using critical…
Descriptors: White Teachers, Racial Identification, Elementary School Teachers, Predominantly White Institutions
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Wilson, Marguerite Anne Fillion – Whiteness and Education, 2022
This article reports on a critical qualitative study of a whiteness workshop series to understand the past experiences, contexts, and relationships that motivate White people and people of colour to participate in an in-depth anti-racism workshop, and what participants learn through engaging in this workshop series. First, most participants, White…
Descriptors: Community Programs, Workshops, Whites, Racism
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Aronson, Brittany; Meyers, Lateasha – Whiteness and Education, 2022
The purpose of this study was to investigate how preservice teachers (PSTs) respond and reflect in a University course that centres Critical Race Theory (CRT) and Critical Whiteness Studies (CWS) in the United States. Using artefacts from 100 PSTs class assignments we found two main themes. PST display a surface level consciousness which…
Descriptors: Critical Race Theory, Preservice Teachers, Teacher Education Curriculum, Student Attitudes
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Bañales, Josefina; Hudson Banks, Kira; Burke, Meghan A. – Whiteness and Education, 2021
This research explored the impact a 3-day pre-college diversity intervention had on incoming White college students' (N = 63) colour-blind racial attitudes (COBRAS), or their unawareness of racial privilege, blatant racial issues, and institutional discrimination. Repeated measures analysis of variance tests indicated that students reported a…
Descriptors: Diversity, Intervention, White Students, Racial Attitudes
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McCarthy-Brown, Nyama – Whiteness and Education, 2021
This qualitative, multiple case study examines high-school and college-student experiences in a critical pedagogy choreographic process focused on race. Whiteness studies are illuminated throughout, as this scholarship correlates directly with the findings of denial and resistance that emerged when students were required to investigate race-based…
Descriptors: Dance Education, Race, Critical Race Theory, High School Students
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Kitts, Hope – Whiteness and Education, 2018
Building on the call to racialise Vygotsky's sociocultural theory of development, this paper examines the role of speech in the development of counter-hegemonic white identity. Through a Vygotskian lens, I argue that naming racism as white supremacy, valuing emotion as knowledge, preparing for discomfort, and designing increased opportunities for…
Descriptors: Speech Communication, Role, Whites, Racism
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Bennett, Jacob S. – Whiteness and Education, 2018
The goal of this interpretive study was to further research in the field of Whiteness studies by empirically analysing how a racially conscious white male teacher interacts with his minoritised and White students. The teacher's classroom was examined using Critical Race and Cultural-Historical Activity Theory (CHAT). Two empirical assertions were…
Descriptors: White Teachers, Males, Teacher Student Relationship, Minority Group Students