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dc.contributor.authorMaharaj, Natalia
dc.contributor.otherQueen's University (Kingston, Ont.). Theses (Queen's University (Kingston, Ont.))en
dc.date2009-05-21 12:54:47.649en
dc.date.accessioned2009-05-21T21:27:01Z
dc.date.available2009-05-21T21:27:01Z
dc.date.issued2009-05-21T21:27:01Z
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1974/1885
dc.descriptionThesis (Master, Sociology) -- Queen's University, 2009-05-21 12:54:47.649en
dc.description.abstractRacialized female faculty frequently experience discrimination in the academy. However, few scholars have attempted to understand such experiences. This study helps to fill this void by exploring the experiences of racialized female faculty within the university. More specifically, in this study, I interviewed racialized female faculty from Queen's University and asked them to discuss their experiences with discrimination on campus. I was interested in conducting this study at Queen's due to The Henry Report (2004) which examined the experiences of racialized faculty at Queen's and found that the university suffers from a 'culture of whiteness'. Moreover, I also wished to conduct this study at Queen's with racialized female faculty specifically because of the difficulties the university has in retaining these women, due to their experiences with racism on campus. From the interviews, I was able to conclude that racialized female faculty experience both racial and sexual discrimination at Queen's. Moreover, I was also able to conlude that this university still suffers from a 'culture of whiteness' and racism, and needs to make greater efforts to confront these issues or continue to have difficulties retaining racialized female faculty.en
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dc.relation.ispartofseriesCanadian thesesen
dc.rightsThis publication is made available by the authority of the copyright owner solely for the purpose of private study and research and may not be copied or reproduced except as permitted by the copyright laws without written authority from the copyright owner.en
dc.subjectRacismen
dc.subjectSexismen
dc.subjectRacialized Female Facultyen
dc.subjectQueen's Universityen
dc.subjectCritical Race Feminismen
dc.subjectCritical Whiteness Studiesen
dc.subjectCritical Race Theoryen
dc.titleThe Experiences of Racialized Female Faculty at Queen's Universityen
dc.typeThesisen
dc.description.degreeMasteren
dc.contributor.supervisorLevine-Rasky, Cynthiaen
dc.contributor.departmentSociologyen


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