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Will Barratt, Ph.D.
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Professor and change agent.
Professor and change agent.

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Social Class as Cultural Imperialism
Will Barratt, Ph.D. Roi Et Rajabhat University Wikipedia (on 27-11-2016) "Cultural imperialism  comprises the  cultural  aspects of  imperialism . Imperialism here refers to the creation and maintenance of unequal relationships between  civilizations , favo...

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New blog entry on monocultural and multicultural bias http://socialclassoncampus.blogspot.com/2016/12/monocultural-bias-and-multicultural-bias.html
built on the work of Melissa Magnusson Daniel Boyle and Jason Bushnell

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Monocultural Bias and Multicultural Bias
Will Barratt, Ph.D. Roi Et Rajabhat University Monocultural bias is the idea that familiarity with only one culture is the norm. Multicultural bias is the idea that familiarity with multiple cultures is the norm. I like this idea better because it honors th...

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Social Class Categories are Stupid
Will Barratt, Ph.D. Roi Et Rajabhat University I recall a conversation about gender with a respected student affairs colleague when I quipped "Two is a stupid number" she got the giggles as she recognized this simple truth.  Stupid is defined as lacking int...

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Social Class Categories are Stupid
Will Barratt, Ph.D. Roi Et Rajabhat University I recall a conversation about gender with a respected colleague when I quipped "Two is a stupid number." and she just got the giggles as she recognized this simple truth.  Stupid is defined as lacking intellige...

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The 67.5%, Anti-Intellectualism, and Oppression by the Educated Class
Will Barratt, Ph.D. Roi Et Rajabhat University A Brief Lesson in US Education Demographics In 2015, according to the US Census Bureau, US 32.5% of adults over 25 have at least a four-year college degree.   This is the ruling class.  An additional 10.2% have...

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The secret handshake, one reason for campus orientation programs, and one reason orientation fails.
Will Barratt, Ph.D. Roi Et Rajabhat University Assumed knowledge in cultures I have been fortunate enough to enter into many different cultures in which I was not native. One of the first pieces I wrote as a young professional was for The Campus Ecologist ....

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Check Your First World Privilege
Will Barratt, Ph.D. Roi Et Rajabhat University There are two loaded terms here: First World, and privilege. They will be explored in that order. First, Second, and Third World The history of the idea of First World and the current use of First World are mor...

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Do corporations have social class?
Will Barratt, Ph.D. Roi Et Rajabhat University I have asserted that social class is a personal identity.  Collections of people can be seen as a sociological abstract or an abstract economic force, but to me this is still a collection of people. We all have...
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