Sat, Apr 23|
Bella-Rose Kelly | comments by Joe Glover
"Meliorating Self-Doubt: How Communities Can Help Mitigate the Epistemic Harms of Microaggression"
Microaggression causes epistemic harm to marginalized subjects. They have cumulative effects that diminish the epistemic confidence of the subject. Communities, I argue, can help mitigate such harms by fostering the subject's epistemic confidence and providing her with hope.