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To other forms of oppression An explicit emphasis on the interconnectedness of social identity and social ineuality throughout with a secondtable of contents that notes the intersections among readings Offering over one hundred and thirty selections from some of the foremost scholars in a wide range of fields Readings for Diversity and Social Justice is the indispensible volume for every student teacher and social justice advocateThese essays include writings from Cornel West Michael Omi Audre Lorde Gloria Anzaldua and Michelle Fine The essays address the multiplicity and scope of oppressions ranging from ableism to racism and other less well known social aberrations. A must have resource for social justice educators or anyone wishing to further their own understanding of oppression and privilege The book is a collection of articles and book excerpts on a variety of topics related to diversity and social justice Not exactly something you read cover to cover but an excellent resource

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Readings for Diversity and Social Justice An Anthology on Racism Sexism Anti Semitism Heterosexism Classism and AbleismFor than a decade Readings for Diversity and Social Justice has been the trusted leading anthology to cover the full range of social oppressions from a social justice standpoint With full sections dedicated to racism sexism classism heterosexism and ableism as well as transgender oppression religious oppression and adult and ageism this bestselling text goes far beyond the range of traditional readers New essay selections in each section of this third edition have been carefully chosen to keep topic coverage timely and readings accessible and engaging for students The interactions among these topics are highlighted throughout to stress the interconnections among oppre. I would recommend this book to a person that does not know anything about people from other cultures skin tone religion or different lifestyles but yet is open to learn; whereas if you're of the belief that just because the US has a black president it means that racism is over then you will struggle with this book constantly and most likely you ignore how ANYBODY can be discriminated against based on body weight age religion social class your accent etc If you struggle I would suggest that you uit read the Spark Notes pass your class and maybe read it again 10 years laterThis book enables you to search deeper on why for example sometimes you just don't like SOME people or SOME people just seem rude than others all those little interactions with people in your life that did not really have an explanation for you did not uite know what that was called or just something somehow seems unjust on how your child was treated at school I would say this is your bookI never uite understood cultural appropriation or the institutional damage of stereotypes or labels until I read thisThis is not a book for those that can't take a walk in someone else's shoes

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Summary Readings for Diversity and Social Justice: An Anthology on Racism, Sexism, Anti-Semitism, Heterosexism, Classism, and Ableism ✓ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ë For than a decade Readings for Diversity and Social JSsions in everyday lifeRetaining the key features and organization that has made Readings for Diversity and Social Justice an indispensable text for teaching issues of social justice while simultaneously updating and expanding its coverage this new edition features Over 20 new selections considering current topics and events such as immigration trends racial profiling student debt Occupy Wall Street and global GLBT rights An updated companion website with additional resources including video clips that further complement the readings in each section Strong and accessible section introductions to highlight key points and relate the essential concepts of any given topic. I really enjoyed teaching from this text The division of context voice and action sections works well for orienting systems trained therapists to think about social justice issues Some sections need content explaining ideas for example the first reading on intersectionality goes from zero to hegemony in the liberal state in about 3 sentences but the content is consistently good Some students expressed frustration about the political content but that's frankly necessary in a course about social justice