10 Lenses Your Guide to Living and Working in a Multicultural World

ISBN-10: 1892123754

ISBN-13: 9781892123756

Edition: 2001

Authors: Mark A. Williams
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Description: The 2000 US Census figures and studies around the globe show that we live in an increasingly multicultural world. In this ground-breaking new book, acclaimed diversity expert Mark Williams offers ten "eye-opening" lenses to help you, your organization, and everyone in it, understand how cultural diversity affects the way we live and work. There's the Assimilationist who believes that everyone should act like a true blue American, and the Culturalcentrist who believes that a person's race or ethnicity is central to their personal and public identity; the Meritrocratist who is sure that if you have the abilities and work hard enough you can make your dreams come true regardless of race or culture, and the Victim/Caregiver who believes that because of bias they will never succeed. Learn more about these lenses, as well as six other lenses that Mark Williams has developed to respond to cultural diversity.

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Book details

List price: $7.00
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Capital Books, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/1/2001
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 160
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

Mark A. Williams is currently working as a production Oracle database administrator. He has been working with Oracle since database version 7.0.1.16, and holds Oracle Certified Professional certifications for versions 7, 8, 8 i , and 9 i . Prior to becoming a database administrator, Williams developed corporate software applications that used the Oracle database as a back-end. Over the years, he has worked as both an employee and an independent contractor on a variety of Oracle projects.

Foreword
Acknowledgments
Introduction
What Are Lenses?
How Do We Develop our Individual Lenses?
How to Use this Book
The 10 Lens Definitions, Mottos, Quotes, and Preliminary Test
Assimilationist
Colorblind
Culturalcentrist
Elitist
Integrationist
Meritocratist
Multiculturalist
Seclusionist
Transcendent
Victim/Caretaker
The Lenses In Depth
Assimilationist
Colorblind
Culturalcentrist
Elitist
Integrationist
Meritocratist
Multiculturalist
Seclusionist
Transcendent
Victim/Caretaker
The Eleventh Lens
Tools and Concepts Overview
Cultural Fit and Career Advancement
Using the "Ls" to Improve Communication
Looking Through the Lenses at Human Resources Management Systems
Checklists for the Lenses
About The Diversity Channel
Afterword
Appendix
Bibliography
About the Author
Index
How to Take the Lenses Survey
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