Oh yes? [ears go up like a dog's] I’m very interested in that right now.
In their paper, UO doctoral student Carly P. Smith and psychology professor Jennifer J. Freyd draw from their own studies and diverse writings and research to provide a framework to help recognize patterns of institutional betrayal. The term, the authors wrote, aims to capture “the individual experiences of violations of trust and dependency perpetrated against any member of an institution in a way that does not necessarily arise from an individual’s less-privileged identity.”
An institution…like…a church? A university? The military? The NFL? Corporations, government, non-profits, political movements? [Read more...]