Nice White men or social justice allies ? : Using critical race theory to examine how White male faculty and administrators engage in ally work

@inproceedings{Patton2017NiceWM,
  title={Nice White men or social justice allies ? : Using critical race theory to examine how White male faculty and administrators engage in ally work},
  author={Lori D. Patton and Stephanie Bondi},
  year={2017}
}
  • Lori D. Patton, Stephanie Bondi
  • Published 2017
Numerous scholars have offered definitions and perspectives for White people to be or become social justice allies. The purpose of this study was to examine the complicated realities that social justice allies in higher education face when working on campus. Using a critical interpretivist approach grounded in critical race theory, the authors interpret participants constructions of allies and ally work and draw larger implications for these constructions and their capacity to disrupt and… CONTINUE READING