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The beauty and perils of language

Hamilton, Odessa (2022) The beauty and perils of language. LSE Business Review (23 Jun 2022). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Inclusive language seeks to counter stereotypic assessments that deny respect, dignity, and opportunity. Patterns of thought underlie discourse, so what is said is a visceral manifestation of what is thought. Odessa Hamilton writes that by acknowledging the ability of language to shape and reflect reality, diversity and equality initiatives can become more powerful vehicles for social change, inclusion, and justice.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/businessreview/
Additional Information: © 2022 The Author
Divisions: Psychological and Behavioural Science
Subjects: P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Date Deposited: 25 Aug 2022 08:24
Last Modified: 25 Aug 2022 08:24
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/116064

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