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36) I therefore criticized Clifford Geertz because in characterizing the modernist Islamic group that might initiate true economic growth in Indonesia he precisely mentioned the "generally disesteemed group of small shopkeepers and petty manufacturers" of the bazaar type.
Discrimination is especially likely when the victim of violence is a member of a disesteemed group.
181 (1973); Joshua Dressier, Gay Teachers: A Disesteemed Minority in an Overly Esteemed Profession, 9 RUT.