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1995). I Am Because We Are: Readings in Black Philosophy. Boston: University of Massachusetts Press. Smith, L. (1961) Killers of the Dream. New York: Norton & Company. Williams, R. (1990). They Stole It But You Must Return It. Rochester, New York:HRMA Publishing. Woodson, C. (1933). The Mis-Education of the Negro. Washington, DC: Associated Publishers. 30 CHAPTER 5 A CULTURE OF POSSIBILITIES A call for the engaged leader was presented in a previous chapter. In that chapter the engaged leader was described as a person who inspires participation, encourages meaningful work relationships between stakeholders, and is enthusiastic about the possibilities that emerge from this type of dynamic, interactive, inclusive process.

The structure and experiences provided from a focus on these new and corrected perspectives and experiences will cause most, if not all, learners to work towards social change (intentionality). The social change referred to here empowers us to diminish the negative impact of current notions regarding difference. This focus will also help us to value tradition, better understand the evolution of traditions, and embrace our role in making this change a positive process for all. This work will help learners become more intentional in their own work.

Females Males 7. Because privileged groups are assumed to represent society as a whole, “American,” for example, is culturally defined as __________, in spite of the diversity of the population. ” Please fill in the blank with one of the groups listed below. Blacks Hispanics Whites Asians 8. _____________ have greater access to quality education and health care. Please fill in the blank with one of the groups listed below. Blacks Hispanics Whites Asians 9. In most professions and upper-level occupations, men/women are held to a lower standard than men/women.

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