Microaggressions: Clarification, Evidence, and Impact

  title={Microaggressions: Clarification, Evidence, and Impact},
  author={Monnica T. Williams},
  journal={Perspectives on Psychological Science},
  pages={26 - 3}
In a 2017 article in Perspectives on Psychological Science, Scott Lilienfeld critiqued the conceptual basis for microaggressions as well as the scientific rigor of scholarship on the topic. The current article provides a response that systematically analyzes the arguments and representations made in Lilienfeld’s critique with regard to the concept of microaggressions and the state of the related research. I show that, in contrast to the claim that the concept of microaggressions is vague and… 

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