We provide an introduction to some of the conceptual and methodological debates with respect to the focus of this special issue on -isms (a term used to refer to phenomena, e.g., racism, sexism, and heterosexism), focusing on the definition and identification of these phenomena. We offer an overview of the different approaches to research in this regard and conclude by summarizing the contributions to this special issue.
- Communication, Media, Social and Policy Studies
Published inJournal of Language and Social Psychology
CitationWHITEHEAD, K.A. and STOKOE, E., 2015. Producing and responding to –isms in interaction. Journal of Language and Social Psychology, 34(4), pp.368-373.
PublisherSage Publications / © The Authors
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NotesThis article has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Language and Social Psychology [Sage Publications / © The Authors]. The definitive version is available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0261927X15586432