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Mor Barak, M. E. (2014). Chapter 1: Introduction and conceptual framework [PowerPoint slides]. Retrieved from California State University BeachBoard Website: https://bbcsulb.desire2learn.com/d2l/lms/content/manage/topicsmodules_li st.d2l?ou=239789
Morrison, E. E., & Furlong, F. (2013). Chapter 1: Theory of health care ethics. [PowerPoint slides]. Retrieved from California State University BeachBoard Website: https://bbcsulb.desire2learn.com/d2l/lms/content/manage/topicsmodules_li st.d2l?ou=230333
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Martinez, L. K. (2014). Chapter 1: Key concepts. Retrieved from https://bbcsulb.desire2learn.com/d2l/lms/content/preview.d2l?tId=2088458 &ou=230335
Citing your text book: Mor Barak, M. E. (2014). Managing diversity: Toward a globally inclusive workplace. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, Inc. O’Lawrence, H. (2013). The historical critique of career & technical education in California from 1900 – 2000 and the status of California community colleges. Santa Rosa, CA: Informing Science Press.
Morrison, E. E., & Furlong, B. (2013). Health care ethics: Critical issues for the 21st century. (3rd ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning.

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