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Resources
Quotes Books Blink keeps on the reference shelf:
•   Anti-Bias Education for Young Children and Ourselves by Louise Derman-Sparks and Julie Olsen Edwards
•   Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
•   Colorblind: The Rise of Post-Racial Politics and the Retreat from Racial Equity by Tim Wise
•   Courageous Conversations about Race: A Field Guide for Achieving Equity in Schools by Glenn Singleton and Curtis Linton
•   Covering: The Hidden Assault on Our Civil Rights by Kenji Yoshino
•   The Courage to Teach: Exploring the Inner Landscape of a Teacherís Life by Parker J. Palmer
•   Everyday Antiracism: Getting Real About Race in School by Mica Pollock
•   Instructional Rounds in Education: A Network Approach to Improving Teaching and Learning by Elizabeth City et al.
•   The Miner's Canary: Enlisting Race, Resisting Power, Transforming Democracy by Lani Guinier and Gerald Torres
•   Multicultural Education: Issues and Perspectives, edited by James A. Banks and Cherry McGee Banks
•   NurtureShock: New Thinking about Children by Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman
•   Racism Explained to My Daughter by Tahar Ben Jelloun
•   The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Anne Fadiman
•   Unequal Childhoods: Class, Race, and Family Life by Annette Lareau
•   Whistling Vivaldi And Other Clues to How Stereotypes Affect Us by Claude Steele

Interesting articles:
•   “Against political correctness: a liberal's cri de coeur” by Anthony T. Kronman
http://www.yalealumnimagazine.com/issues/2007_09/forum.html
•   “Can we talk? When it comes to discussing race, it's clear that in classrooms around the country, including those at the [Harvard] Ed School, more work needs to be done” by Michael Blanding http://www.gse.harvard.edu/news_events/ed/2007/fall/features/race.html
•   “Defining a racist” by Malcolm Gladwell
http://gladwell.typepad.com/gladwellcom/2006/12/defining_a_raci.html
•   “The Newest Indians” by Jack Hitt
http://www.nytimes.com/2005/08/21/magazine/21NATIVE.html
•   "The Pressure to Cover" by Kenji Yoshino
http://www.nytimes.com/2006/01/15/magazine/15gays.html
•   “The social psychology of success” by S. Alexander Haslam, et al.
http://www.sciam.com/article.cfm?id=how-stereotyping-yourself-contributes-to-success
•   “Talking to Children About Race: The Importance of Inviting Difficult Conversations” by Jeane Copenhaver-Johnson
http://www.acei.org/racism.pdf
Videos for discussion:
•   Class Divided
•   “For the Birds”
•   “The Lunch Date”
•   Spellbound
•   Surprising Studies of Visual Awareness
•   The Truman Show
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