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Some nonfiction presents new Ideas and some nonfiction is well written and this book In Darkest London has both traits Eberhardt whose work I was unaware until Ieard er interviewed on a youtube channel is a cognitive scientist whose research area is implicit
biases that we carry with us I ad eard of other studies of implicit bias but Eberhardt that we carry with us I ad Babys Mealtime heard of other studies of implicit bias but Eberhardt gift is taking this factoid that many stored away in our science trivia collection and shows its salience in reality and why it is much than a factoid but a lense to look at everything in our society from police profiling and arrests to education to workplace matters So many vital areas where pretending we are colorblind makes the problems worse She uses down to earth and charged examples to geter point across that our implicit biases matter and even with good intentions our unconscious biases are a source of much The Miracle Equation harm and draws the direct lines from the studies to real world incidents to illustrateer points Even if you keep up on brain science stories and The Dawn of Modern Thought haveeard of implicit bias you still need to look at this book Context matters This is the kind of informative nonfiction that I like to see clearly written incorporating broad statistics and study findings with concrete examples correlating arguments to current or The Infamous Ellen James (Infamous, historical events and the author s use of personal anecdotes or stories told toer to make the content of er work really connect on a personal level This is a really well executed book on implicit bias that threads the needle between acknowledging that implicit bias is something that we all inherit are therefore not personally to blame for the problem s origin while still pushing individuals
TO DO THEIR PART TO CHANGEdo their part to change the world around them A few of the stories really stuck with me particularly the arc of er own son s understanding of Dragonfrigate Wizard Halcyon Blithe (Halcyon Blithe, his own perceptions of black menow Satria dari Negeri Tayli 1-28 he is increasingly at the receiving end of those perceptions from others as a young black man Would definitely recommend I could see this working well for a book club type environment It is alarmingow much of our biases are subconsciously ingrained in us not only from birth but from our culture as well While not exactly groundbreaking this book Goethean Science has a lot ofeart and Out of the Shadows, Into the Streets! helps lay out the facts and statisticsIope by becoming aware of ingrained biases we all can push to resist structural bias as the norm. Orld we want to create’ Michelle Alexander author of The New Jim Cro.
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FURTHER FIRMED UP BY HER DAYfirmed up by Perfect Justice (Ben Kencaid, her day work There s a passion for the work and real life experiences she brings to it that are compellingAgain I say Everyone should read this book A book for anyone who wants to knowow biases are formed The Literary Relationship of Lord Byron and Thomas Moore how they manifest and evenow our brains process them There are examples even from the authors own life and studies that show Suggestions for Marketing Small Timber how biases are used in everyday life Statistics to back up the authors assertions and experiments that prove the validity of the statistics How to counter these biases by education training in empathy for professionals like the police where they are daily confronted with situations that could prove deadlyI was raised in Chicago and was well aware of much that was written within There were places we were told to stay far away from for our own safety Never really explained but the message was clear regardless The author also takes us to the Charlottesville incident so awful so muchatred How education is lacking in discussing past New Exploration history So many school children do not know about the Holocaust don t know what Auschwitz was Slavery glossed over One can never forget what one never knew To me this is a shameful admissionOur experiences in the world seep into our brain over time and without our awareness they conspire to reshape the workings of our mindThe mistake we keep making the mistake we all keep making is in thinking our work is done That whatevereroic effort we ve made will keep moving us forward That whatever progress we ve seen will keep us from sliding back to burn crosses and The Shaping of Western Civilization hiding Torah scrollsIn truth biasas been biding it s time in an implicit world in a place where we need not acknowledge it to ourselves or to others even as it touches our soul and drives our behavior Amazing book The writing was clear and easy to follow I usually stay away from non fiction for a variety of reasons but this one is definitely worth your time Although it s very specific towards law enforcement it was an eye opener to me As most people I ave always declared I ave no prejudice This book allowed me to see there are many layers of biases we all The Ecology, Exploitation and Conservation of River Turtles have buried in our unconscious And rather than focus on the guilt of that this story focuses onow to become aware With that know. Ew ways ultimately transforming our thinking about ourselves and the
read Biased Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See Think and DoOne of the best books about implicit bias I ve ever read It s both personal and data based warm and inviting where it needs to be and cold and Medicine and Religion honest in other parts I would recommend this to any organization or person or group who wants to understandow bias works and ow it s ok it s not your fault Solid read if repetitive at times I read it all in one sitting It was a local book club selection and
we ad a lively discussion goodreads instagram twitter blog I ave to say that I see where the writer is goingcominghad a lively discussion goodreads instagram twitter blog I ave to say that I see where the writer is goingcoming ere and I agree The idea ere is that we Shunned have certain societal Biases that we carry with us and are generally unaware of I agree this is true However the writer I believe needs to stop and possibly and I know I may annoy some with what I sayere as I was saying possibly needs to become aware of Craving (Willow Creek, her own innate biasesJust a thought consider as you read the book I ve recently read several books on this important topic and this is the best one so far The author tells personal anecdotes but they are pertinent to the points she is trying to illustrate from the objective research When she describeser experience working with groups like police forces she *has believable tales of success She does a good job covering many issues without getting bogged down The ending was disappointing *believable tales of success She does a good job covering many issues without getting bogged down The ending was disappointing I Oba, the Last Samurai hadoped for evidence on what works to combat prejudices but instead she explains that no one knows because it s not in any one s financial interest to figure out that what they do doesn t work Since she is an academician who does this sort of work it seems to me she could at least evaluate the impact of Yonen Buzz, Volume 1 (Yonen Buzz, her own efforts somehow Kudos to J Eberhardt This is a book everyone should read It makes senseits you in your tender places and yet isn t about guilting a person into change Rather she does a deft and able job of showing you where it comes from which isn t the focus so a reader doesn t spend a bunch of time feeling defensive and ow to see the biases ow to recognize them From there she shows chapter by chapter The Wood Demon how persons with particular prejudices are led to particular choice making processes which in time becomeabit and a way of life Untangling these or not is a choice too and one that is not just a one time event but is a life long process She does an even and fair anded consideration of the major POVs I especially ‘Jennifer Eberhardt gives us the opportunity to talk about race in .