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Book: The Power of Language

Chapter: Language and Racism

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.29708


Chapter 3 examines how, in subtle and more overt ways, discourses can play an important role in producing and reproducing racism. Analysis in this chapter focuses on another aspect of SFL methodology – the Interpersonal Metafunction – which concerns the attitudes and stances of interactants on this issue.

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