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Language and Discrimination : Beyond Political Correctness / Avenue Consulting Ltd..

Infobase, (film distributor.). Avenue Consulting Ltd. (Firm) (Added Author).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (34 min., 49 sec)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Avenue Consulting Ltd., [2011]
  • Distributor: New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2018.

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General Note:
Originally released by Avenue Consulting Ltd., 2011.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on July 26, 2018.
Formatted Contents Note:
Stigmatized Through Language (3:26); Part One: The Pendulum Swing (8:34); Part Two: Language and Power (6:33); Part Three: Linguistic Sensitivity (13:15); Conclusion (1:56); Credits: Beyond Political Correctness (0:25);
Restrictions on Access Note:
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Summary, etc.:
This video lecture with Dr. Neil Thompson addresses problems inherent in the use of discriminatory language, discussing why political correctness is not necessarily the answer and examining the need for a much more sophisticated approach to tackling discriminatory forms of language.
Target Audience Note:
9 - 12, Academic/AP
System Details Note:
Streaming video file.
System requirements: Films On Demand platform.
Language Note:
Source of Description Note:
Title from distributor's description
Subject: Business.
Business education.
Business ethics.
Diversity in the workplace.
Genre/Form: Streaming videos.
Internet videos.
Topic Heading: Films on Demand > Business and Economics Collection

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