• Language And Communication

    WRITING IN DIVERSE WORLD

    It seems appropriate to mention how important it is to avoid writing in a manner that reinforces questionable assumptions and attitudes about people’s gender, ethnic background, religion, sexual orientation, physical ability or disability, or other characteristics. This isn’t just a matter of morality/ethics; it is a matter of clarity and good sense. We are a society that aspires to be just, a society that strives not to withhold its benefits from individual on the basis of their ethnic or racial background, religion or gender. We try to end practices and change or remotes institutions that are unjustly discriminatory. Some of these unfair practices and institutions are, unfortunately, embedded in our…

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