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Masso, Andrés Di, Angela Castrechini and Sergi Valera. 2014. Displacing xeno-racism: The discursive legitimation of native supremacy through everyday accounts of ‘urban insecurity’. Discourse & Society 25 (3) : 341–361.
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SAGE Publications


This discourse analysis explores how xeno-racist ideas, assertions and positions are metonymically framed via everyday opinions on Barcelona's ‘urban insecurity’ as a crime-linked construct, subtly justifying a persistent system of native hegemony.