Book Study 2022 Q3
The Person You Mean to Be: How Good People Fight Bias by Dolly Chugh
This book is described as an inspiring and accessible evidence-based, storytelling guide from a Harvard educated, award winning social psychologist and professor at the New York University Stern School of Business, on how to confront difficult issues like sexism, racism, inequality, and injustice in a way that will invoke change in ourselves and the world. The author includes research in unconscious bias as well as her work across psychology, sociology, economics, political science, and other disciplines to offer practical tools to respectfully and effectively avoid being a well-intentioned barrier to equality. The author believes that the only way to be on the right side of history is to be a good-ish rather than good person. This includes being willing to and intentional about always growing.