Chapter 11 Additional Online Resources

Chapter 11: Diversity, Tolerance, and Respect

Appreciating Diversity

http://www.diversity-books.com/

“American Multicultural Publications is the leading distributor of books designed for multicultural education in schools and libraries, as well as for individuals exploring cultural diversity in American history.” Look up titles and descriptions of books about multiculturalism and cultural diversity and order online.

Diversity on Campus

http://www.diversityweb.org

A Web site dedicated to “amplifying and accelerating campus diversity;” it includes research studies and a series of articles called the Diversity Digest.

Diversity in the Workplace

http://www.business.com/directory/human_resources/diversity/

This Web page provides links to sources about diversity in the workplace, with site subjects such as diversity training and Fortune’s 50 Best Companies for Minorities.

http://www.diversity.com/

“America’s most trusted source for recruiting job seekers from diverse ethnic cultures, life styles, life stages, creative persuasions, abilities, religious affiliations and gender.”

Practicing Tolerance

http://www.tolerance.org

This Web site takes on UNESCO’s definition of tolerance as “respect, acceptance and appreciation of the rich diversity of our world’s cultures, our forms of expression and ways of being human. Tolerance is harmony in difference.” It provides learning material on such topics as responding to bigoted comments, exploring one’s own biases, and finding a social justice group.

http://www.hatecrime.org/

This site provides information about the Hate Crimes Bill, as well as support, statistics, and victims’ stories.

Harassment

http://www.letswrap.com/legal/harass.htm

A page providing in-depth material divided into sections such as “Dealing With Harassment,” “Legal Remedies” and “Your Rights as a Crime Victim.”

Discrimination

http://www.fairmeasures.com/issues/discrimination/faqs/default.asp

This page has a list of FAQ’s and answers concerning discrimination in the workplace.

Advertisements