chapter  Chapter 10
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The Birth of the T-group

ByGilmore Crosby

As Lewin tells the story:

One example may illustrate the potentialities of cooperation between practitioners and social scientists. In the beginning of this year the Chairman of the Advisory Committee on Race Relations for the State of Connecticut, who is at the same time a leading member of the Interracial Commission of the State of Connecticut, approached us with a request to conduct a workshop for fifty community workers in the field of intergroup relations from all over the state of Connecticut.