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MASTER SUPPRESSION TECHNIQUES Linguistic Representation in the Movie Script Erin Brockovich


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Title: MASTER SUPPRESSION TECHNIQUES Linguistic Representation in the Movie Script Erin Brockovich
Authors: Nilsson, Micaela
Issue Date: 16-Feb-2021
Degree: Student essay
Series/Report no.: kandidatuppsats engelska
SPL 2020-061
Keywords: linguistics
domination techniques
Abstract: Master suppression techniques (MSTs) were defined by Ås in the 1970s (Ås, 1992). There are seven MSTs; making invisible, ridiculing, withholding information, double binding, heap blame or shame, force or threat of force and objectification. A person uses these techniques against another person or group to gain or keep power in a social hierarchy as they are a form of emotional manipulation as well as discrimination. This study analyses master suppression techniques in the movie Erin Brockov... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/67721
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