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Microaggressions in everyday life : race, gender, and sexual orientation

Microaggressions in everyday life : race, gender, and sexual orientation

Author: Derald Wing Sue
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Written by bestselling author Derald Wing Sue, Microaggressions in Everyday Life: Race, Gender, and Sexual Orientation is a first-of-its-kind guide on the subject of microaggressions. This book insightfully looks at the various kinds of microaggressions and their psychological effects on both perpetrators and their targets. Thought provoking and timely, Dr. Sue suggests realistic and optimistic guidance for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Sue, Derald Wing.
Microaggressions in everyday life.
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2010
(DLC) 2009034007
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Derald Wing Sue
ISBN: 9780470594131 0470594136 9780470594155 0470594152 1282550055 9781282550056 9786612550058 6612550058
OCLC Number: 607554989
Language Note: English.
Awards: Winner of Global Diversity and Inclusion Book Prize 2010 (United States)
Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 328 pages)
Contents: Section 1: Psychological manifestation and dynamics of microaggressions. The manifestation of racial, gender, and sexual-orientation microaggressions ; Taxonomy of microaggressions ; The psychological dilemmas and dynamics of microaggressions --
Section 2: Microaggressive impact on targets and perpetrators. The microaggression process model : from beginning to end ; Microaggressive stress : impact on physical and mental health ; Microaggressive perpetrators and oppression : the nature of the beast --
Section 3: Group-specific microaggressions : race, gender, and sexual orientation. Racial/ethnic microaggressions and racism ; Gender microaggressions and sexism ; Sexual-orientation microaggressions and heterosexism --
Section 4: Microaggressions in employment, education, and mental health practice. Microaggressive impact in the workplace and employment ; Microaggressive impact on education and teaching : facilitating difficult dialogues on race in the classroom ; Microaggressive impact on mental health practice.
Responsibility: Derald Wing Sue.


* Subtle racism, sexism, and heterosexism remain relativelyinvisible and potentially harmful to the well being, self esteem,and standard of living of many marginalized groups in society. * The book  Read more...


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"Sue's book, and the accompanying research, writing, and trainingon microaggressions, is the most important recent development instudying racism, sexism, and heterosexism. Given thecomprehensiveness Read more...

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