Ch 27: Social Health & Diversity

About This Chapter

Watch the videos in this chapter to review the different components of social health and understand why it's important to maintain. You will also have the chance to examine components of diversity.

Social Health & Diversity - Chapter Summary

Go through this chapter to learn more about social health and examine its various aspects. You will have the opportunity to look at examples of this form of health, helping you to better understand it. Other sections of this chapter focus on interpersonal relationships and the skills needed to master them. In addition, you can develop a deeper understanding of diversity by viewing the videos. You'll examine cultural diversity in the workplace and learn about prejudice, stereotypes and discrimination. After finishing this chapter, you should be capable of:

  • Defining diversity
  • Identifying the components of the ABC model of attitudes and prejudice
  • Differentiating discrimination from prejudice
  • Explaining the benefits of diversity training in globalized businesses
  • Stating diversity issues that occur in the workplace

Learning about diversity and social health isn't complicated thanks to each lesson's video format. Ranging from 5-10 minutes, the videos come with quizzes. After watching the video you can quickly assess your understanding of the material by taking the accompanying quiz, helping you make sure you are retaining the details. All of the videos are taught by professional instructors who will answer any questions that you may have.

10 Lessons in Chapter 27: Social Health & Diversity
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What Is Social Health? - Definition & Examples

1. What Is Social Health? - Definition & Examples

At first glance, social health may be challenging to identify and address, but there are many benefits that come from strengthening your relationships with others. Let's learn more about how to develop and maintain relationships and how social health can be just as important as physical health.

Interpersonal Relationships: Definition & Theories

2. Interpersonal Relationships: Definition & Theories

To be human is to be involved in interpersonal relationships. In this lesson, we will define interpersonal relationships and discuss the various theories that explain how we create and maintain them.

Interpersonal Interaction: Skills & Definition

3. Interpersonal Interaction: Skills & Definition

Everything you do with and around others is considered interpersonal interaction. This lesson discusses situations of interpersonal interactions and the skills involved during those interactions.

What is Diversity? - Definition & Meaning

4. What is Diversity? - Definition & Meaning

This lesson defines the word diversity. It also gives examples of both visible and invisible diversity. Some examples of understanding diversity and why it is important are also discussed.

Prejudice, Discrimination & Stereotypes: Definitions & Examples

5. Prejudice, Discrimination & Stereotypes: Definitions & Examples

There are many different types of people in the world. What happens when one person thinks or feels a certain way about an entire group of people? Watch this lesson to find out about stereotypes, prejudice, and discrimination.

The ABC Model of Attitudes and Prejudice

6. The ABC Model of Attitudes and Prejudice

How are attitudes formed? And what's the relationship between attitudes and behavior? In this lesson, we'll examine the ABC Model of attitudes, how it relates to prejudice and behaviors, and how behaviors are linked to beliefs and feelings.

Interactions Between Social Majorities and Minorities

7. Interactions Between Social Majorities and Minorities

The world is a diverse place full of all sorts of people. In this lesson, we'll examine the effects of pluralism and what happens when people from different backgrounds interact, including segregation, genocide, assimilation, and miscegenation.

Diversity Issues in the Workplace: Discrimination, Sexism, Ageism & More

8. Diversity Issues in the Workplace: Discrimination, Sexism, Ageism & More

As our world gets smaller, each workplace becomes more diverse. Understanding how to work with individuals from different backgrounds is important for a successful organization. We will address diversity issues in this lesson

Cultural Diversity in the Workplace: Definition, Trends & Examples

9. Cultural Diversity in the Workplace: Definition, Trends & Examples

Cultural diversity is a form of appreciating the differences in individuals. The differences can be based on gender, age, sex, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and social status. Companies have realized the value in acquiring a diverse workforce.

Benefits of Diversity Training in Globalized Business

10. Benefits of Diversity Training in Globalized Business

Organizations are currently more focused on training their staff to understand diversity. In this lesson, we will look at diversity training in global organizations.

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