AbstractThis resource provides discussion questions for Beyond Loving: Intimate Racework in Lesbian, Gay, and Straight Interracial Relationships by Amy Steinbugler (2012). In this discussion guide, I provide questions specific to each chapter, as well as suggested activities. Beyond Loving prompts important conversations about race and sexuality in intimate...
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- College 200
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Usage NotesThe discussion questions provided here can be used in multiple ways. I used them as part of a structured “book club” meeting, wherein each member had a pre-assigned role with a small written assignment to accomplish before the meeting and a specific task to complete as they talked. Each week, group members took on one of four roles: discussion starter...
Learning Goals and Assessments
- To describe and analyze key patterns of racework in straight, gay, and lesbian interracial couples
- To think critically about social scientific research by applying findings to new situations
- Students will demonstrate their understanding and analysis through small group and/or large class discussions.
- Students will complete collaborative application activities to demonstrate critical thinking