Define Othering ??????
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- JuanaqueñaLv 79 years agoFavorite Answer
From: Definitions of Othering
"Othering is a way of defining and securing one’s own positive identity through the stigmatization of an "other." Whatever the markers of social differentiation that shape the meaning of "us" and "them," whether they are racial, geographic, ethnic, economic or ideological, there is always the danger that they will become the basis for a self-affirmation that depends upon the denigration of the other group."
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- KateLv 44 years ago