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Author Jones, James M.

Title The psychology of diversity [electronic resource] : beyond prejudice and racism / James M. Jones, John F. Dovidio, and Deborah L. Vietze.

Imprint Chichester ; Malden, Mass. : Wiley Blackwell, 2014.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xvii, 407 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface -- Framing diversity -- The psychology of diversity: challenges and benefits -- Central concepts in the psychology of diversity -- Historical perspectives on diversity in the United States -- Psychological processes -- Personality and individual differences : how different types of people respond to diversity in different ways -- Social cognition and categorization : distinguishing "us" from "them" -- Social identity, roles, and relations : motivational influences in responses to diversity -- Is bias in the brain? -- Coping and adapting to stigma and difference -- Intergroup interactions : pitfalls and promises -- Culture, power, and institutions -- Cultural diversity : preferences, meaning and difference -- Social roles and power in a diverse society -- The challenge of diversity for institutions -- The psychology of diversity : principles and prospects -- Glossary -- Index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Multiculturalism -- Psychological aspects.
Stereotypes (Social psychology)
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Dovidio, John F.
Vietze, Deborah L.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781405162142 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781405162135 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781118587898 (e-book)

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