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Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism

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A revealing look at how negative biases against women of color are embedded in search engine results and algorithms Run a Google search for "black girls"-what will you find? "Big Booty" and other sexually explicit terms are likely to come up as top search terms. But, if you type in "white girls," the results are radically different. The suggested porn sites and un-moderated discussions about "why black women are so sassy" or "why black women are so angry" presents a disturbing portrait of black womanhood in modern society. ...

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Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism 2018, New York University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9781479837243

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Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism 2018, New York University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9781479849949

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Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism 2018, Audible Studios on Brilliance

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