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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research (2020) 9 (1): 11–19.
Published: 01 March 2020
... Communication Association Executive Committee's decision regarding the selection of new Distinguished Scholars. The essay offers a descriptive analysis that places merit and inheritance in conversation and argues for five specific strategies for countering white supremacy in the academy. © 2020 by the Regents...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research (2020) 9 (1): 20–24.
Published: 01 March 2020
...Marina Levina This essay examines how, in the academy, the language of merit is used to discipline and conform bodies to the standards set up to uphold conditions that benefiting whiteness. Therefore, the violence of merit is one of the ways whiteness reasserts itself. I am a white, heterosexual...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research (2020) 9 (1): 41–45.
Published: 01 March 2020
... subject intentionally engages in performances of identity that can be leveraged to decolonize merit in the ivory tower. © 2020 by the Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Request permission to photocopy or reproduce article content at the University of California Press's...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research (2019) 8 (4): 10–15.
Published: 01 December 2019
... as they are relevant to questions of merit and distinction. Like Deleuze, the author assumes that allusive and even metaphysical prose employing neologisms and creative (re)interpretation of language can be especially helpful when critiquing and seeking to understand repetition, tradition, and hierarchies that have...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research (2019) 8 (4): 30–34.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Ahmet Atay In this narrative-based response essay, my goal is to contribute to discussions of merit and diversity while highlighting the international/queer scholar perspective. I present my experiences in US higher education and communication studies. In particular, I narrate lived experiences...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research (2019) 8 (4): 64–68.
Published: 01 December 2019
... of superiority sounds, it is repeatedly steeped in the consciousness of white people from a very early age. In discussing what it means to have merit among a diverse population, it should be considered that the parties involved are speaking with different definitions. White merit is defined by privilege...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research (2019) 8 (4): 47–49.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Sarah J. Tracy Merit is often considered to be a neutral and therefore fair way to judge quality. Through soliloquy and graphics, this essay deconstructs and interrogates the definition of merit, revealing the ways that it is tied to standardization and dominant knowledge...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research (2019) 8 (4): 50–56.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Mohan J. Dutta This affective/sensorial performance, woven through with interlocking poetic and narrative expressions, voices the visceral wounds of racism that form the infrastructures of communication studies. It grapples with the merit games that make up White hegemony, seeking to render visible...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research (2019) 8 (4): 89–93.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Nick J. Sciullo In this essay, I argue that the problem with merit is not that people should not be given what they deserve, but rather that what certain people deserve is devalued in a merit-based system depending on their identity. This means that quite often achievement is not evaluated equally...