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Equity, Diversity, & Inclusivity: Equity, Diversity & Inclusivity

Guide to resources related to equity, diversity, and inclusivity

Equity, Diversity, & Inclusivity

Diversity is the presence of You Belongdifferences that may include race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, ethnicity, nationality, socioeconomic status, language, (dis)ability, age, religious commitment, or political perspective.  Populations that have been-and remain- underrepresented among practitioners in the field and marginalized in the broader society.

Equity is promoting justice, impartiality and fairness within the procedures, processes, and distribution of resources by institutions or systems.  Tackling equity issues requires an understanding of the root causes of outcome disparities within our society.

Inclusion is an outcome to ensure those that are diverse actually feel and/or are welcomed.  Inclusion outcomes are met when you, your institution, and your program are truly inviting to all.  To the degree to which diverse individuals are able to participate fully in the decision-making processes and development opportunities within an organization or group.

Databases Related to Culture & Diversity @ RCC

Books on Women's Studies @ RCC

Books on Race @ RCC

Books on Disability Studies @ RCC

Books on LGTBQ+ @ RCC