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The Oxford English Dictionary defines diversity as “the condition or quality of being diverse, different, or varied; difference, unlikeness.” Do you agree or disagree with that definition? Why? What
is your definition of "diversity"?
The concept of diversity encompasses acceptance and respect. It means understanding that each individual is unique, and recognizing our individual differences. [ These can be along the dimensions of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, age, physical abilities, religious beliefs, political beliefs, or other ideologies. It is the exploration of these
differences in a safe, positive, and nurturing environment. It is about understanding each other and moving beyond simple tolerance to embracing and celebrating the rich dimensions of diversity contained within each individual. :))) ]
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