Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 June 2016

392 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199368907

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Strategies for Deconstructing Racism in the Health and Human Services

Edited by Alma Carten, Alan Siskind, and Mary Pender Greene

  • Presents a diverse and interdisciplinary mix of practitioners and scholars endeavoring to engage the readership in difficult conversations about race and racism.
  • Focuses on theoretical and practice issues both for those working in human service settings and those teaching for preparation to work in human services.
  • Features innovative strategies with an optimistic view that ethic and racial disparities in the health and human services can be reduced.
  • Combines practice experiences and "practice wisdoms" with findings from the original research of the contributors.
  • Provides useful historical perspective and practical information for staff and boards of human service agencies.

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