Political Speech as a Weapon: Microaggression in a Changing Racial and Ethnic Environment, 1st Edition

  • Sylvia Gonzalez-Gorman
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  • ISBN-10: 1440855838
  • ISBN-13: 9781440855832
  • DDC: 320.97301
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 190 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released November 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Overview

Provides a penetrating examination of how political rhetoric from public officials creates tensions via microaggression cues due to changing demographics, campaign rhetoric, and the use of social media.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
1: Subtle Yet Effective: Microaggression Cues.
2: Changing Demographics: From Minority to Majority.
3: Political Discourse: Inflammatory Innuendos.
4: Nativist Attitudes: American Minority Groups as Targets.
5: The Realization That Times Are Changing.
6: Trump: Unconventionality in the White House.
7: The Transformation Process and the Challenges Ahead.
Notes.
Index.
About the Author.