Books & Resources on Equity and Diversity
Deep Diversity: Overcoming Us Vs. Them
By: Shakil Choudhury
Consensual Dispute Resolution with Same-Sex Couples
By Godman, Diane M. and Geldenhuys, Mariette found in: Goldberg, Abbie E. and Romero Adam P., LGBTQ Divorce and Relationship Dissolution, Psychological and Legal Perspectives and Implication for Practice, Oxford University Press 2019.
The Little Book of Dialogue for Difficult Subjects
By: David Campt and Lisa Schirch
The White Ally Toolkit Workbook
By: David Campt
By: Howard J. Ross
By: Robin Diangelo
The Colour of Law
By: Richard Rothstein
Waking Up White
By: Debby Irvine
Uprooting Racism: How White People Can Work For Racial Justice
By: Paul Kivel
Blindspot: The Hidden Biases of Good People. (Authors and Inventors of Implicit Association Test) – The Mind works unconsciously 80-90% of the time.
By: Mahzarin R. Banaji and Anthony G. Greenwald.
Inclusion: Diversity, The New Workplace and The Will to Change.
By: Jennifer Brown.
Erasing Institutional Bias: How to Create Systematic Change for Organizational Inclusion.
By: Ashley Diaz Mejias and Tiffany Jana.
Diversity at Work.
By: Arthur P. Brief.
The Inclusion Imperative: How Real Inclusion Creates Better Business and Builds Better Societies.
By: Stephen Frost.
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Strategies for Facilitating Conversations.
By: Caprice D. Hollins and Ilsa M. Govan.
Inclusive Leadership: The Definitive Guide to Developing and Executing an Impactful Diversity and Inclusion Strategy: – Locally and Globally.
By: Charlotte Sweeney and Fleur Bothwick.
Overcoming Our Racism: The Journey to Liberation.
By: Derald Wing Sue.
The Diversity and Inclusion Handbook.
By: Sondra B. Thiedeman.
Demystifying Diversity: A Handbook to Navigate Equality, Diversity and Inclusion.
By: G. Yafai and Jiten Patel.
Diversity & Inclusion: The Big Six Formula for Success.
By: D. A. Abrams.
What If? Short Stories to Spark Diversity Dialogue.
By: Steve L. Robbins.
Subtle Acts of Exclusion: How to Understand, Identify, and Stop Microaggressions
By: Tiffany Jans & Michael Baran
Microaggressions in Everyday Life: Race, Gender, and Sexual Orientation
By: Derald Wing Sue
Link to Dr. Derald Wing’s discussion on Microaggressions: Microaggressions in Everyday Society with Dr. Sue – Equity and Community Inclusion D2L Capture Portal (ryerson.ca)
Do You Live in a Teepee?: Aboriginal Students Experiences with Racial Microaggressions in Canada
By: D. Anthony Clark, Sela Kleiman, Lisa B. Spanierman, Paige Isaac, & Gauthamie Poolokasingham, Journal of Diversity in Higher Education, 2014 Vol. 7, No. 2, 112-125
Free Bystander Intervention Seminars on stopping harassment
University of Alberta – Indigenous Canada Course University of Alberta Native Studies Department offers a FREE online course titled Indigenous Canada. It is a 12-lesson Massive Open Online Course that explores Indigenous histories and contemporary issues in Canada. From an Indigenous perspective, this course explores key issues facing Indigenous peoples today from a historical and critical perspective highlighting national and local Indigenous-settler relations. Go to https://www.coursera.org/learn/indigenous-canada to sign up for this free online course.
Up Ghost River
By: Edmund Metatawabin
A powerful, raw and eloquent memoir about the abuse former First Nations chief Edmund Metatawabin endured in residential school in the 1960s, the resulting trauma, and the spirit he rediscovered within himself and his community through traditional spirituality and knowledge.
They Came for the Children: Canada, Aboriginal Peoples, and Residential Schools
Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, 2012; They Came for the Children
Unsettling the Settler Within: Indian Residential Schools, Truth Telling, and Reconciliation in Canada
By: Paulette Regan
A Narrow Vision: Duncan Campbell Scott and the Administration of Indian Affairs in Canada
By: E. Brian Titley
Truth and Indignation: Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission on Indian Residential Schools
By: Ronald Niezen
Reconciling Canada: Critical Perspectives on the Culture of Redress
By: Jennifer Henderson and Pauline Wakeham
Residential Schools, With the Words and Images of Survivors
By: Larry Loyie, Wayne K. Spear and Constance Brissenden.
The Skin We ‘re In – A Year of Black Resistance and Power
By: Desmond Cole
My Grandmother’s Hands: Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending Our Hearts and Bodies
By: Resma Menakem
Be Anti-Racist – A journal for Awareness, Reflection, and Action
By: Ibram X. Kendi
How to be an AntiRacist
By: Ibram X. Kendi