Promoting Diversity and Social Justice: Educating People from Privileged Groups / Edition 1

Promoting Diversity and Social Justice: Educating People from Privileged Groups / Edition 1

by Diane J. Goodman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761910808

ISBN-13: 9780761910800

Pub. Date: 08/17/2000

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This book offers educational and psychological perspectives to inform practice and increase options in addressing conflict situations. The first part of the book helps the educator understand the reasons for resistance and ways to prevent it. The second part explains how educators motivate dominant groups to support social justice. This book is an excellent

Overview

This book offers educational and psychological perspectives to inform practice and increase options in addressing conflict situations. The first part of the book helps the educator understand the reasons for resistance and ways to prevent it. The second part explains how educators motivate dominant groups to support social justice. This book is an excellent resource for group facilitators, counselors, trainers in classrooms and workshops, professors, teachers, higher education personnel, community educators, and other professionals involved with educating others about diversity and equity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761910800
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
08/17/2000
Series:
Winter Roundtable Series (Formerly: Roundtable Series on Psychology & Education) Series , #2
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
About Privileged Groups
Perspectives on Individual Change and Development
Understanding Resistance
Preventing and Reducing Resistance
The Costs of Oppression to People from Privileged Groups
Why People from Privileged Groups Support Social Justice
Developing and Enlisting Support for Social Justice
Issues for Educators
Hope and Possibilities

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