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Overcoming Unintentional Racism in Counseling and Therapy, Second Edition examines the dynamics and effects of racism in counseling with an emphasis on the insidiousness of unintentional racism.Second Edition provides a new section on the policies and practices of agencies and other institutions in the mental health system unintentionally resulting in service disparities. Macro-system and micro-system interventions are proposed to overcome these disparities.
Chapter 2: Fifteen Propositions
Racism is a polemical topic—that is, it is a topic that provokes considerable discussion and controversy. In contrast, as Miles (1989) notes, much of the everyday usage of the word racism is uncritical. Therefore, a well-substantiated definition of racism is essential to the ...