For more 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, in addition to transgender oppression, religious oppression, and adult and ageism, this bestselling text goes far beyond the range of traditional readers. New essay selections in each and every 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 right through to stress the interconnections among oppressions in on a regular basis life.
Retaining the key features and organization that has made Readings for Diversity and Social Justice an indispensable text for teaching issues of social justice at the same time as concurrently 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 up to date companion website with additional resources, including video clips that further complement the readings in each and every section. Strong and accessible section introductions to highlight key points and relate the essential concepts of any given topic to other forms of oppression.
- An explicit emphasis on the interconnectedness of social identity and social inequality right through, with a secondtable of contents that notes the intersections among readings.
Offering over one-hundred and thirty selections from one of the crucial foremost scholars in a variety of fields, Readings for Diversity and Social Justice is the indispensible volume for each and every student, teacher, and social justice advocate.