Reverse Integration

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Reverse Integration: Helping White America Join the Village

Table of Contents


Table of Contents

Foreword                                                      ix

Prologue: The Community That Was                                              1

Part I: Laying the Foundation       

   1. The Challenges                                                                             9

   2.  Joining the Village: A Matter of Survival                              23

Part II: Understanding: The Psychological and

               Sociological Forces Behind Disconnection

   3. The Psychological Underpinnings of Disconnection             53

   4. Acknowledging Our History:           

     Tales From the Dark Side                                                 73

   5. Sociological Forces Inhibiting Connection:

     Impacts on Americans of Color                                      103

   6. Sociological Forces Inhibiting Connection:

     Impacts on White Americans                                        131

Part III: Connection:  Reverse Integration

     and Joining the Village

   7. Joining the Village: The Nature of Connection                       173

   8. Respect: Taking Another Look

     at Ourselves and Others                                      187

   9. Lessons Learned: The Power of Humility                                 223

10. Lessons Learned: Applied Reverse Integration                       255

11. With Liberty and Justice for All                                      281

Epilogue: We Are All Connected                                      299

References                                           302

Index                                                312

Acknowledgements                                            316