ERIC Number: ED261109
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Combatting Racism in the Workplace. Readings Kit.
Thomas, Barb; Novogrodsky, Charles
Readings and exercises for use with a course for Canadian workers on racism and the workplace are included in this book. The materials are organized to reflect the themes of the ten sessions of the course: (1) racism hurts workers; (2) analysing racial situations in the workplace; (3) the employer connection to racism in the workplace; (4) Canadian immigration history: the worker's experience; (5) understanding immigration policy and misconceptions about immigrants; (6) the creation and perpetuation of racist attitudes; (7) legislation to fight discrimination: does it work? (8) using the collective agreement to combat racism; (9) union practices to resist racism; and (10) planning for action. (KH)
Descriptors: Blacks, Change Strategies, Employee Attitudes, Employer Attitudes, Foreign Countries, Immigrants, Labor Conditions, Minority Groups, Racial Bias, Racial Discrimination, Racial Relations, Unions, Work Environment
Cross-Cultural Communication Centre, 965 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M6H 1L7 ($7.00 Canadian).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Cross-Cultural Communication Centre, Toronto (Ontario).
Identifiers - Location: Canada