Description - Improving Intergroup Relations by Walter G. Stephan
This book provides a comprehensive review and compilation of techniques for all those interested in reducing prejudice and improving intergroup relations. The literature on prejudice reduction tends to be scattered across a range of theoretical and applied sources. Walter and Cookie White Stephan synthesize the huge amout of literature available on the causes and nature of intergroup conflict, racism, prejudice, stereotyping, and discrimination. The book: * provides proven techniques for improving intergroup relations, with the emphasis on what works and why * is organized according to a consistent plan to provide readers with the "who, what, why, and how" of each technique * includes practical resource information such as addresses and web sites * demonstrates a broad and solid grasp of the literature * introduces readers to cutting edge work in the field Separate sections within each chapter focus on the technique itself, the theory behind the technique, the success of each technique as measured in research findings, and problems and recommendations.
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