Using intergroup dialogue to promote social justice and change.

@article{Dessel2006UsingID,
  title={Using intergroup dialogue to promote social justice and change.},
  author={Adrienne Dessel and Mary E Rogge and Sarah B Garlington},
  journal={Social work},
  year={2006},
  volume={51 4},
  pages={303-15}
}
Intergroup dialogue is a public process designed to involve individuals and groups in an exploration of societal issues such as politics, racism, religion, and culture that are often flashpoints for polarization and social conflict. This article examines intergroup dialogue as a bridging mechanism through which social workers in clinical, other direct practice, organizer, activist, and other roles across the micro-macro practice spectrum can engage with people in conflict to advance advocacy… CONTINUE READING