chapter  10
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Justice, Race and Gender

It is widely recognized that our society is unjust in its treatment of women and also of people who are black or brown. It is sometimes held to be naive to conflate discussion of these two forms of injustice, and no doubt this would be true if we were concerned with the psychological causes of prejudice. In terms of their effects and possible remedies, however, there do seem to be sufficient parallels to justify this procedure, which may in itself prove illuminating.