This new edition of an established and well-respected book benefits from a new opening chapter and a full revision. This text provides readers from health and social care backgrounds with a lucid guide to the theory and practice of challenging discrimination and promoting equality within the people professions.
Neil Thompson MBA, PhD, DLitt is a highly respected writer, teacher and adviser, with over 33 years' experience in the people professions. He is the author of such key texts as People Skills (third edition), Effective Communication (second edition) and The Critically Reflective Practitioner (with SueThomp5on). His website and blog are at www.neilthompson.info.
Table of Contents
Introduction Equality and Diversity in Context Theoretical Foundations Power Discrimination and Oppression Health Learning from the Past The Organizational Context Conclusion: Strategies for Promoting Equality