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Code Switch: Rethinking Computer Expertise as Empowerment
(Virginia Tech, 2016-05-06)
Claims that technical mastery of computing and new media will provide a route to economic success for oppressed groups have become ubiquitous in American public discourse. From commercial enterprises like Codecademy, to ...
Moving Words / Words that Move: An Analysis of Discursive Practices Plaguing U.S. Servicewomen
(Virginia Tech; Veterans in Society: Changing the Discourse, 2013-04-15)
Through a rhetorical analysis of three terms commonly used in military culture to describe servicewomen, this paper aims to inform instructors of the influence repeated exposure to visual/verbal practices (Fleckenstein; ...