Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

Dissertations and Theses

Social Psychology

Articles 1 - 1 of 1

Full-Text Articles in Gender, Race, Sexuality, and Ethnicity in Communication

Intraminority Support For And Participation In Race-Based Collective Action Movements: An Intersectional Perspective, Jaboa ShawntaƩ Lake Sep 2017

Intraminority Support For And Participation In Race-Based Collective Action Movements: An Intersectional Perspective, Jaboa ShawntaƩ Lake

Dissertations and Theses

Due to high profile police shootings, collective action movements addressing racial bias in policing, such as the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement, have come to the forefront of societal concern. Though these movements and actions directly address police use of force against Black people, a number of non-Black racial minority individuals and organizations have declared solidarity and joined in protests with BLM. This study takes an intersectional approach to examine racial intraminority attitudes (i.e., racial minorities' attitudes toward other racial minority outgroups) toward support for and participation in protests against police excessive use of force and the BLM movement ...