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Geishas and Math Nerds: Challenging Stereotypes about Asian-Americans and Understanding Their Origins

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WWW.NEWDEMOGRAPHIC.COM This seminar examines the most common racial stereotypes—both negative and positive—about Asians and Asian-Americans and demonstrates how these widespread ideas can manifest …

WWW.NEWDEMOGRAPHIC.COM This seminar examines the most common racial stereotypes—both negative and positive—about Asians and Asian-Americans and demonstrates how these widespread ideas can manifest themselves in everyday life. Using a variety of media, Carmen Van Kerckhove explores the historical origins of these stereotypes and explains why they are so harmful.

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    • 1. Challenging Racial Stereotypes and Understanding Their Origins Geishas and Math Nerds:
    • 2. What we’re discussing today
      • Foreignness
      • Success and Intelligence
      • Sexuality and Physicality
      • Why positive stereotypes are harmful
    • 3. Foreignness
    • 4. Success and Intelligence
    • 5. 1984 1987
    • 6. Top of the Class: How Asian Parents Raise High Achievers and How You Can Too (2005)
    • 7. BusinessWeek (September 14, 2006)
    • 8. Sexuality and Physicality
    • 9.  
    • 10. “ The Chinese Must Go” cap pistol (1879)
    • 11. The Cheat (1915)
    • 12. The Master Detective (1911) 12 Chinamen and a Woman (1950)
    • 13. Dragon Lady vs. Lotus Blossom
    • 14. Lucy Liu
    • 15.  
    • 16. How can positive stereotypes be harmful?
    • 17. Good Student Stereotype
    • 18.  
    • 19.  
    • 20. Good Businessman Stereotype
    • 21.  
    • 22.  
    • 23. Impact in the Workplace?
    • 24. Racial stereotypes are all around us. There’s no way not to be affected by them. But you can challenge these stereotypes.
    • 25. Discussion
    • 26. newdemographic.com racechangers.com racialicious.com addictedtorace.com