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The Enthymematic Hegemony of Whiteness: The Enthymeme as Antiracist Rhetorical Strategy

@inproceedings{Jackson2016TheEH,
  title={The Enthymematic Hegemony of Whiteness: The Enthymeme as Antiracist Rhetorical Strategy},
  author={Matthew Jackson and James Baldwin},
  year={2016}
}
Whenever the subject of whiteness comes up in conversation, a good friend of mine likes to chime in and say, "It's all about making white people feel guilty about being white." In such conversations, I often suggest that guilt can be useful in some ways, but I try to explain that I see whiteness more in terms of racialized responsi bility. That is, I approach the problem of whiteness from a phenom enological perspective that sees whites as being always already raced and as being in a racialized… Expand
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