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What if I say the wrong thing? : 25 habits for culturally effective people

Author: Vernā̄ Myers; American Bar Association. Section of International Law,; American Bar Association. Center for Racial & Ethnic Diversity,
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : American Bar Association, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The book is a perfect handbook for anyone who is looking to develop the habits of culturally effective people. In this handy reference, you'll find answers to questions about all types of diversity issues and tips about how to practice culturally effective habits. With the variety of suggested follow-ups and actions contained within it, you will better know how to handle your own situations. --Publisher.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vernā̄ Myers; American Bar Association. Section of International Law,; American Bar Association. Center for Racial & Ethnic Diversity,
ISBN: 9781614389712 1614389713
OCLC Number: 850909552
Description: xvi, 132 pages ; 17 cm
Contents: But I'm not a racist! --
I hope she can drive --
I'm "farm" --
Can't we all jest get along? --
Don't mourn the good old days --
Black guys always know where they're going --
Freaks of the week --
Take the opportunity walk --
Take people out of the boxes you put them in --
Pay attention to the bathrooms --
How are we supposed to tell them apart? --
She was so articulate --
Are you sure you're a doctor? --
You don't sound like a cop --
Don't mistake the mirror for merit --
Aren't you scared to live there? --
"I know you haven't done this before" --
Girl, I mean, boy, I mean you know --
Love is having to say you're sorry --
Have coffee (or tea) --
Being proactive doesn't mean taking a second job --
Don't be a sloppy sentimentalist --
Avoid the one-mistake rule --
Ahas make the difference --
Take the challenge.
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The book is a perfect handbook for anyone who is looking to develop the habits of culturally effective people. In this handy reference, you'll find answers to questions about all types of diversity issues and tips about how to practice culturally effective habits. With the variety of suggested follow-ups and actions contained within it, you will better know how to handle your own situations. --Publisher.

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