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This dissertation examines racism as discourse and works to explicate, through the examination of historical and contemporary texts, the ways in which racism is maintained and perpetuated in the United

This dissertation examines racism as discourse and works to explicate, through the examination of historical and contemporary texts, the ways in which racism is maintained and perpetuated in the United States. The project critiques the use of generalized categories, such as alt-right, as an anti-racist tactic and notes that these rigid categories are problematic because they cannot account for the dynamic and rapidly changing nature of racist discourse.

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  • 2018
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    • Partial requirement for: Ph.D., Arizona State University, 2018
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      thesis
    • Includes bibliographical references (pages 150-159)
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    • Field of study: English

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    Statement of Responsibility

    by Kenneth James Ladenburg

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