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Philosophy of Interbeing
- Grim, J. (Ed.). (2001). Indigenous Traditions and Ecology: The Interbeing of Cosmology and Community. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.
- Murchie, G. (1978). The Seven Mysteries of Life: An Exploration in Science and Philosophy (see Chapter 13: "The Interrelatedness of All Creatures," pp. 344-380). Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin.
- Nhat Hanh, T. (1987). Being Peace. Berkeley, CA: Parallax Press.
- Nhat Hanh, T. (1991). Peace Is Every Step: The Path of Mindfulness in Everyday Life. New York: Bantam Books.
- Sweeney, L. B. (2001). When a Butterfly Sneezes: A Guide for Helping Kids Explore Interconnections in Our World Through Favorite Stories. Waltham, MA: Pegasus Communications.
- Banzhaf, H. S. (Ed.). (2012). The Political Economy of Environmental Justice. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press.
- Bullard, R. D. (Ed.). (2005). The Quest for Environmental Justice: Human Rights and the Politics of Pollution. San Francisco, CA: Sierra Club Books.
- Bullard, R. D., & Wright, B. (Eds.). (2009). Race, Place, and Environmental Justice after Hurricane Katrina: Struggles to Reclaim, Rebuild, and Revitalize New Orleans and the Gulf Coast. Boulder, CO: Westview Press.
- Sandler, R., & Pezzullo, P. C. (Eds.). (2007). Environmental Justice and Environmentalism: The Social Justice Challenge to the Environmental Movement . Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
- Shiva, V. (2008). Soil Not Oil: Environmental Justice in an Age of Climate Crisis. Cambridge, MA: South End Press.
- Walker, G. (2012). Environmental Justice: Concepts, Evidence and Politics. New York: Routledge.
- Appadurai, A. (1996). Modernity at Large: Cultural Dimensions of Globalization. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press.
- Collier, P. (Ed.). (2002). Globalization, Growth, and Poverty: Building an Inclusive World Economy. Washington, DC: World Bank.
- Eitzen, D. S., & Zinn, M. B. (2012). Globalization: The Transformation of Social Worlds (3rd ed.). Belmont, CA: Wadsworth Cengage Learning.
- Friedman, T. L. (2000). The Lexus and the Olive Tree: Understanding Globalization. New York: Anchor Books.
- Giddens, A. (2000). Runaway World: How Globalization is Reshaping Our Lives. New York: Routledge.
- Hartman, T. (2002). Unequal Protection: The Rise of Corporate Dominance and the Theft of Human Rights. Emmaus, PA: Rodale Press.
- Parrenas, R. S. (Ed.). (2001). Servants of Globalization: Women, Migration and Domestic Work. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press.
- Stiglitz, J. E. (2002). Globalization and Its Discontents. New York: W. W. Norton & Company.
Socioeconomic Status and Classism
- Ehrenreich, B. (2001). Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America. New York: Metropolitan Books.
- Ehrenreich, B. (1989). Fear of Falling: The Inner Life of the Middle Class. New York: Pantheon Books.
- Gilbert, D. (2002). The American Class Structure in an Age of Growing Inequality (6th ed.). Belmont, CA: Thomson/Wadsworth.
- Keister, L. A. (2000). Wealth in America: Trends in Wealth Inequality. New York: Cambridge University Press.
- Kozol, J. (1996). Amazing Grace: The Lives of Children and the Conscience of a Nation. New York: Harper Perennial.
- Kugler, E. G. (2003). Debunking the Middle-Class Myth: Why Diverse Schools Are Good for All Kids. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press.
- Schiller, B. R. (2001). The Economics of Poverty and Discrimination (8th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
- Wolff, E. N. (2002). Top Heavy: The Increasing Inequality of Wealth in America and What Can Be Done About It (updated and expanded ed.). New York: New Press.
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Articles Linking Different Forms of Prejudice
- Arnett, J. J. (2002). The psychology of globalization. American Psychologist, 57, 774-783.
- Crandall, C. S. (1994). Prejudice against fat people: Ideology and self-interest. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 66, 882-894.
- Ficarrotto, T. J. (1990). Racism, sexism, and erotophobia: Attitudes of heterosexuals toward homosexuals. Journal of Homosexuality, 19, 111-116.
- Wagstaff, G. F. (1991). Attitudes toward animals and human beings. Journal of Social Psychology, 131, 573-575.
- Perez-Lopez, M. S., Lewis, R. J., & Cash, T. F. (2001). The relationship of antifat attitudes to other prejudicial and gender-related attitudes. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 31, 683-697.
Essays on Interconnectedness
- Leopold, A. (1987). Odyssey. In A Sand County Almanac (pp. 104-108). New York: Oxford University Press.
- Sen, A. (2001, November 23). A world not neatly divided. New York Times, p. A39.