TITLE

DIVERSITY DIALOGS

AUTHOR(S)
Spence, Betty
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
NAFE Magazine;Winter2006, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents insights from women of color about the conditions of women managers in the U.S. African Americans, Latinas, Native Americans, Asian Americans, whites, and women of mixed race talked about how they identify themselves racially and ethnically. A Latina points out that color differences among Hispanics create distance, not commonality. They also shared their concerns, expressed frustration and anger, listened to one another, and left with new knowledge about people who are different.
ACCESSION #
23874729

 

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