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Exploring Diversity: core and further reading

Exploring Diversity, 2017/18, Semester 1
Catherine Bates
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Identity and difference

Bernardi, Daniel. ed. 2009. Filming difference : actors, directors, producers, and writers on gender, race, and sexuality in film . Austin: University of Texas Press.

Best, S. 2005. Understanding social divisions . London: Sage.

Braham, P. and Janes, L. eds. 2002. Social differences and divisions . Oxford: Blackwell

Browning, G., Halcli, A. and Webster, F. 1999. Understanding contemporary society : theories of the present London: Sage.

Jenkins, R. 2014. Social Identity , 4th edition. London: Routledge.

Lawler, S. 2005. Disgusted subjects: the making of middle-class identities. The sociological review. . 53 (3), pp.429-446.

Pitcher, B. 2009. The politics of multiculturalism : race and racism in contemporary Britain . London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Seidler, V. J. 2010. Embodying identities : culture, differences and social theory . Bristol: The Policy Press.

Skeggs, B. 2004. Class, self, culture . London: Routledge.

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Stigma, exclusion, othering

Ainlay, Stephen C. et al. 1986. The dilemma of difference : a multidisciplinary view of stigma . New York: Plenum Press.

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Narrative, story and analysing media texts

Campbell, C. P. et al. 2012. Race and news : critical perspectives . London: Routledge.

Carter, C., Steiner, L . eds. 2004. Critical readings : media and gender Maidenhead: Open University Press.

Dennis, E. and Pease, E. eds. 1997 . The media in black and white , New Brunswick: Transaction.

Dines, G., Humez, J.. 1995. Gender, race and class in media. London: Sage.

Ferguson, R. 1998. Representing "race" : ideology, identity, and the media . London: Arnold.

Gauntlett, D. 2008. Media, gender and identity: an introduction . London: Routledge.

Gillespie, M and Toynbee, J. 2006. Analysing media texts . Maidenhead: Open University Press. (We will look in particular at chapter 4: 'Discourse Analysis and Content Analysis' by David Hesmondhalgh, 120-156)

Hall, S. ed. 1997. Representation : cultural representations and signifying practices , London: Sage/OU.

Hartley, John. 1982. Understanding news . London: Routledge.

Porter Abbott, H. 2002. The Cambridge introduction to narrative . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (We will look in particular at chapter 4: 'The rhetoric of narrative' which will be helpful for your assessments) Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Ross, K. ed. 2011. The handbook of gender, sex, and media London: Wiley-Blackwell.

Van Dijk, T. 1991. Racism and the press . London: Routledge.

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Bodies and Performativity

Barnes, C. and Mercer, G. (2010) Exploring Disability Cambridge, Polity

Goodley, D. 2011. Disability studies : an interdisciplinary introduction . London: Sage.

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What do we mean by 'diversity'?

Ahmed, Sara. 2012. On being included [electronic resource] : racism and diversity in institutional life. Durham and London: Duke University Press.

Adams, M. et al. 2013. Readings for diversity and social justice . 3rd edition. London: Routledge.

Hines, Sally. 2013. Gender diversity, recognition and citizenship : towards a politics of difference . Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Janice R., Joplin W. and Daus C.S. 2007. Challenges of Leading a Diverse Workforce, The Academy of Management executive. . 11 (3), pp.32-47 

Joshi A., Liao H. and Jackson S.E. 2006. Cross-level Effects of Workplace Diversity on Sales Performance and Pay, Academy of Management journal. 49(3), pp.459-481 

Özbilgin M.F. 2009. Equality, diversity and inclusion at work : a research companion , Elgar Publishing Ltd: Gloucestershire [E-BOOK]

Richardson, D. and Monro, S. 2012. Sexuality, equality and diversity . Basingstoke:  Palgrave Macmillan.

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CIPD. 2012. Diversity in the workplace: an overview [online]. Available from: http://www.cipd.co.uk/hr-resources/factsheets/diversity-workplace-overview.aspx

ACAS. 2013. Delivering equality and diversity. [online]. Available from: http://www.acas.org.uk/media/pdf/l/e/Acas_Delivering_Equality_and_Diversity_(Nov_11)-accessible-version-Apr-2012.pdf

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