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The Violence of Merit

The Violence of Merit This essay examines how, in the academy, the language of merit is used to discipline and conform bodies to the standards set up to uphold conditions that benefiting whiteness. Therefore, the violence of merit is one of the ways whiteness reasserts itself. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Departures in Critical Qualitative Research University of California Press

The Violence of Merit

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University of California Press
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ISSN
2333-9489
eISSN
2333-9497
DOI
10.1525/dcqr.2020.9.1.20
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Abstract

This essay examines how, in the academy, the language of merit is used to discipline and conform bodies to the standards set up to uphold conditions that benefiting whiteness. Therefore, the violence of merit is one of the ways whiteness reasserts itself.

Journal

Departures in Critical Qualitative ResearchUniversity of California Press

Published: Mar 1, 2020

Keywords: Whiteness; Merit; Violence

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