Reading List

About Education

Hope and Healing in Urban Education: How Urban Activists and Teachers are Reclaiming Matters of the Heart (Amazon) by Shawn Ginwright

Perspective-Taking Increases Willingness to Engage in Intergroup Contact (Link) by Cynthia S. Wang, Tai Kenneth, Gillian Ku, Adam D. Galinsky

A Multidimensional Approach to Individual Differences in Empathy (Link) by Mark H. Davis

Perspective-Taking: Decreasing Stereotype Expression, Stereotype Accessibility, and In-Group Favoritism (Link) by Adam D. Galinsky and Gordon B. Moskowitz

Empathic Concern and Perspective Taking: Linear and Quadratic Effects of Age Across Adult Life Span (Link) by Ed O’Brien, Sara H. Konrath, Daniel Gruhn, Anna Linda Hagen

The Effects of Perspective-Taking on Prejudice: The Moderating Role of Self-Evaluation (Link) by Adam D. Galinsky, Gillian Ku

Difficult Conversations: How to Discuss What Matters Most (Amazon) by Douglas Stone

Perspective Taking is Associated with Specific Facial Responses During Empathy for Pain (Link) by C. Lamm, E.C. Porges, J.T. Cacioppo, J. Decety

Implicit Bias and Contact: The Role of Interethnic Friendships (Link) by Christopher L. Aberson, Carl Shoemaker, and Christina Tomolillo

About Imprisonment, Race, Class, etc

We Gon’ Be Alright: Notes on Race and Resegregation (Amazon) by Jeff Chang

Racial Domination, Racial Progress: The Sociology of Race in America (Amazon) by Matthew Desmond and Mustafa Emirbayer

Homeward: Life in the Year After Prison (Amazon) by Bruce Western

About Games

The Toxic Meritocracy in Games: Why Gaming Culture is the Worst (Amazon) by Christopher A. Paul

What Video Games Have to Teach Us About Learning and Literacy (Amazon) by James Paul Gee

A Theory of Fun for Game Design (Amazon) by Raph Koster

Game Design Workshop (3rd Edition) (Amazon) by Tracy Fullerton

Resonant Games (MIT Press) by Eric Klopfer, Jason Haas, Scot Osterweil, Louisa Rosenheck

IF Comp 2014: With Those We Love Alive (Porpentine, Brenda Neotenomie) (Blog) by Emily Short

How Games Move Us: Emotion by Design (Amazon) by Design by Katherine Isbister

About Programming

Head First Design Patterns: A Brain-Friendly Guide (Amazon) by Eric Freeman, Bert Bates, Kathy Sierra, and Elisabeth Robson

About Writing

Save the Cat! The Last Book on Screenwriting You’ll Ever Need (Amazon) by Blake Snyder

The Emotional Craft of Fiction: How to Write the Story Beneath the Surface (Amazon) by Donald Mass

About Business

Radical Focus: Achieving Your Most Important Goals With Objectives and Key Results (Amazon) by Christina R Wodtke

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