linguistic profiling

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using speech characteristics or dialect to identify a speaker's race or religion or social class

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Linguistic profiling: A continuing tradition of discrimination in the home insurance industry?
Baugh and his colleagues at Stanford are also currently investigating linguistic profiling in education and employment.
Perhaps, especially when you consider that there have been lawsuits brought because of applicant photos (alleging that landlords knew what people looked like) and that there are currently pending lawsuits on linguistic profiling (alleging that the landlords knew the person was black because of how he/she sounded on the phone).
Linguistic Profiling, Trainers Toolchest, 877-288-6657,
This is very similar to linguistic profiling. Can a surname be used to identify a race or national origin?
* Linguistic Profiling, video, 2002, 10 mm., Trainers Toolchest (877-288-6657,, $245.
"Linguistic profiling" means identifying a person's race based solely on the way they speak and discriminating against them.
In this brief video, a segment from the ABC News program 20/20 Downtown, the focus is on the way certain groups can suffer illegal discrimination based on linguistic profiling, specifically denial of housing.