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Difference Matters: Communicating Social Identity

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Aimed at students of organizational communications, this text separates the concept of socially constructed identity from its theoretical underpinnings to discuss communications between different categories of identity. Allen (U. of Colorado, Denver) takes categories of difference (gender, race, class, sexuality, age and ability) in turn to remind her students that each "m ...more
Paperback, 236 pages
Published August 19th 2011 by Waveland Press (first published September 1st 2003)
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I had to use this book for a college class, it was an excellent book.
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I probably would give this book a 3.5 rather than a 3. I just didn't like it quite enough to give it 4. This was a textbook for a diversity class I took. I appreciated the various examples and theories.
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