LEGL 4500/6500 - Employment Law

Dawn D. Bennett-Alexander, Esq. (Dr. B-A)

Terry College of Business

University of Georgia

Extra Credit Reading List 


Below are links to readings that I provide the class as a means of allowing you to do extra credit to make up for lost points.  Each reading is chosen because it will further supplement the classroom and textbook information.  Please do not use the readings for any purpose other than class, as it may violate copyright laws which permit us to use such things for educational purposes.
 
 

To see pieces that involve The Nature of Diversity and Roots of Discrimination, click here.

To see pieces that involve Race/Ethnicity, click here.

To see pieces that involve Gender, click here.

To see pieces that involve Sexual Harassment, click here.

To see pieces that involve Affinity Orientation, click here.

To see pieces that involve Disabilities, click here.

To see pieces that involve Religion, click here.

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Dawn D. Bennett-Alexander

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University of Georgia               Terry College of Business

Dr. B-A's LEGL 4500/6500 - Employment Law

Extra Credit Reading List Menu

The Nature of Diversity and Roots of Discrimination



Valuing Diversity: PC Hype or Wave of the Future? - Dr. B-A

Kerner 25: A Call for Action - Unity '94

+Prejudicial Behavior From Those Who Report They Are Not Prejudice - Jim Cole

+Changing Personal Patterns of Prejudice - Jim Cole

+Stereotypes Stifle Self Development - Joseph Giordano

+Bias-Free Communication - Michigan State University

+Raising Unbiased Children - John Rosemond

Workforce Diversity and Business - Badi G. Foster, Gerald Jackson, et al.

Researcher Says U.S. Schools Teach Racism - Dorothy Puch

Teaching Diversity: Business Schools Search for Model Approaches - American Assembly of Collegiate Schools of Business

Multiculturalism Comes to the Workplace - Frederick R. Lynch

+Commitment to Reduce Unintentional Prejudices - Jim Cole

Be Willing to Believe That It Happens - Dr. B-A

Multiculturalism and the Academy - Molefi Kete Asante

Tolerance: Should We Approve of It, Put Up With It, or Tolerate It? - Barry Schwartz

Divided We Sprawl - Bruce Katz & Jennifer Bradley

Leadership for America's Third Century - James A. Joseph

Cultural Etiquette: A Guide (CE)

+The Gulf

White Guilt – Michelle Hsiang
 


 

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Dawn D. Bennett-Alexander

 

The content and opinions expressed on this Web page do not necessarily reflect the views of nor are they endorsed by the University of Georgia or the University System of Georgia.

 


University of Georgia               Terry College of Business
 

Dr. B-A's LEGL 4500/6500 - Employment Law

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Race/Ethnicity




  Cultural Etiquette: A Guide - Amoja Three Rivers

 +The Self-Segregative Phenomenon - William Raspberry

+Fighting Stereotypes: "Yellow" Among the White - Amy Wu

+Domestic Banana Syndrome - Cindy Ho

Tacit Code of Silence On Matters of Race Perpetuates Divisions - Alex Kotlowitz & Suzanne Alexander

Integration's Rocky Past

Black America's Quest for Education

What "Brown v. Board of Education" Wrought

Excerpts from U.S. Supreme Court's 1954 "Brown v. Board of Education" decision requiring school desegregation

Real Voices from the Front - Cassandra Smith

A Death For Dixie - Tony Horwitz

Executive Summary of Trends in Segregation: The Civil Rights Project, Harvard U. - Gary Orfield & John Yun

Hollywood Blackout - PEOPLE Magazine

+Southern Should Not Imply 'Redneck' - Lee Johnson

Outside the Magic Circle I - Virginia Foster Durr

Outside the Magic Circle II - Virginia Foster Durr

Outside the Magic Circle III - Virginia Foster Durr

The Promised Land I - Nicholas Lemann

The Promised Land II - Nicholas Lemann

Black Leadership and the Pitfalls of Racial Reasoning - Cornell West

Gone With the Wind and Hollywood's Racial Politics - Leonard J. Leff

On The Rez - Ian Frazier

Color Blind: Seeing Beyond Race in a Race-Obsessed World - Ellis Cose

The Circuit - Francisco Jiminez

Are Schools Failing Black Boys?- Celeste Fremon & Stephanie Renfrow Hamilton/ Why White Parents Should Care - Meredith Maran

Charges that Carrolton Fire Chief Required Separate Beds for Blacks - Bill Montgomery

+Happy Feet - Lauren Adams DeLeon

+Change Gonna Come - Lauren Adams DeLeon

Spirits of the Passage: The Transatlantic Slave Trade in the 17th Century - Madeleine Burnside & Rosemarie Robotham

Vision Quest - Polly Anna Sheppard

+Was He The Good Black? - Veronica Chambers

+Kwanzaa - Kross Kulture

+Sticks and Stones and Labels - Annie W. Neal, PhD

Mammy - Dorothy West

What's in A Name? A Legacy of Slavery - DeWitt Hamilton
 
 Exiles from a City and a Nation – Dr. Cornel West

My Turn – Topher Sanders

Enough! Why Blacks—and Whites—Should Never Use the “N-Word” Again – Bryan Monroe

 

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Dawn D. Bennett-Alexander

The content and opinions expressed on this Web page do not necessarily reflect the views of nor are they endorsed by the University of Georgia or the University System of Georgia.

 

 


University of Georgia               Terry College of Business
 

Dr. B-A's LEGL 4500/6500 - Employment Law

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Gender




Beautiful? Sexy? Who Cares! - Dr. B-A

What's Wrong With This Picture? - Gloria Steinem

The Plight of the High-Status Woman - Barbara DaFoe Whitehead

Defining Our Future - Marcia D. Davis

Sexual Politics - Alexandra Alger & William Flanagan

9 Reasons Men Are Jealous of Women - Brian Alexander

Feminist? - 4500 Student

Deportment Gap: In Today's Workplace, Women Feel Freer to Be, Well, Women - Ellen Joan Pollock
 

My Turn – Topher Sanders
 

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Dawn D. Bennett-Alexander

The content and opinions expressed on this Web page do not necessarily reflect the views of nor are they endorsed by the University of Georgia or the University System of Georgia.

 

 


University of Georgia               Terry College of Business
 
 

Dr. B-A's LEGL 4500/6500 - Employment Law

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Sexual Harassment




Anchors Aweigh - Gregory L. Vistica

An Officer and a ...? - Sue Woodman

What's Wrong With This Picture? - Gloria Steinem

Cyber Rape: How Virtual Is It? - Debra Michaels

The Drive to Stop Harassment in Schools - Hagar Scher

Hands Off! - Dawn M. Baskerville

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Dawn D. Bennett-Alexander

 

The content and opinions expressed on this Web page do not necessarily reflect the views of nor are they endorsed by the University of Georgia or the University System of Georgia.

 


University of Georgia               Terry College of Business
 
 

Dr. B-A's LEGL 4500/6500 - Employment Law

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Affinity Orientation

On Wall Street, A New Push to Recruit Gay Students - Rachel Emma Silverman

The Employment Non-Discrimination Act - Dr. B-A

Orchids in the Arctic - Kay Leigh Hagan

Compulsory Heterosexuality - Adrienne Rich

Carolina Lawmakers Hesitant on Homosexual Rights - Elias Wolfberg

The Human Rights Campaign Holds News Conference on Presidential Candidates Position on Gay and Lesbian Issues -

Capitol Hill Testimony on the Employment NonDiscrimination Act

America's Moral Climate Getting Steadily Worse - Clyde Ray

Ray's Column on Gays Draws Response - Dr. B-A

Bible Remains Same; Interpretations Change - Bill Stosine

Just What is it We Fear About Gay Marriages? - William Raspberry

Same-Sex Marriage: A Fair Ruling - Ms. Magazine Editors

The NFL and Gay Players: Esera Tuaolo - Esera Tuaolo with Luke Cyphers, ESPN Magazine
 
 

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Dawn D. Bennett-Alexander

 

The content and opinions expressed on this Web page do not necessarily reflect the views of nor are they endorsed by the University of Georgia or the University System of Georgia.

 


University of Georgia               Terry College of Business
 
 

Dr. B-A's LEGL 4500/6500 - Employment Law

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Disabilities

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Dawn D. Bennett-Alexander

 

The content and opinions expressed on this Web page do not necessarily reflect the views of nor are they endorsed by the University of Georgia or the University System of Georgia.

 


University of Georgia               Terry College of Business
 
 

Dr. B-A's LEGL 4500/6500 - Employment Law

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Religion

Crucifix in the Workplace Not "Religious Harassment" - Dr. B-A
 
 

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Dawn D. Bennett-Alexander

The content and opinions expressed on this Web page do not necessarily reflect the views of nor are they endorsed by the University of Georgia or the University System of Georgia.