Bandana Purkayastha: Experts Explain the Executive Order on Race and Sex Stereotyping

Monday, October 19 – 12:00 pm EDT

Bandana Purkayastha (University of Connecticut) along with Shelley Correll (Stanford University) and Karyn Lacy (University of Michigan) will be holding a discussion on the article Executive Order on Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping. Where they’ll be talking further about the ideas articulated in executive order.

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Bandana Purkayastha

Update: January 22, 2021

Among the first of his actions, President Joseph Biden has issued an Executive Order on Advancing Racial Equity and Support for Underserved Communities, which reverses the Executive Order discussed in this webinar. However, the attitudes and political goals expressed in the previous order are pervasive in our culture and institutions. To this end, the contributions of sociology remain critical if we are to understand inequities and create tangible change.