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Moving beyond the talk: universities must become anti-racist

Ahmet, Akile ORCID: 0000-0003-4051-4914 (2020) Moving beyond the talk: universities must become anti-racist. Impact of Social Sciences Blog (20 Oct 2020). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

In 2016, Dr Akile Ahmet wrote a piece for the LSE Impact Blog entitled ‘We need to speak about race’: Examining the barriers to full and equal participation in university life’. Nearly five years on, she reflects on the state of Black and minority ethnic representation and inclusion in Higher Education. She finds that whilst her early call – to put race on the agenda- has been accommodated in the form of Equality and Diversity initiatives, this has not translated into change. She discusses her work on inclusive education and offers a call to action to transform anti-racism from a policy to a practice.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/impactofsocialsciences/
Additional Information: © 2020 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 11 Nov 2020 12:45
Last Modified: 17 Feb 2021 00:25
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/107189

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