Michael T. King's scientific contributions

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People in our society can go through life without knowing about white privilege or realizing they themselves, may have this privilege. The white or lighter skin color of a person has automatic benefits, right from birth, them not ever having to do anything to attain this privilege. The consequences are mostly good and outweigh the bad, for the ones...

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... It is of benefit that I have experienced exclusionary racial practices and the harm of various hierarchies. Still, as an educated, male researcher from the Western "developed" world, I bring my Caucasian heritage and middle-class thought processes into the equation (King, 2009). In the contexts of Taiwan, I benefit from some fluency in Mandarin Chinese, masculinity, as well as a white face. ...