Understanding the role of coalescence in social justice leadership development

Leslie W. Boey, Tabatha Cruz, Leah N. Fulton, Tania D. Mitchell

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This article highlights the important role of coalescence in preparing leaders to engage in a diverse society. The authors draw on intersectional and critical frames to understand coalescence. Using supporting data from a study on BIPOC student leaders, the authors demonstrate the ways in which students build capacity for coalescence and recommend strategies to cultivate environments that promote this work.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)59-66
Number of pages8
JournalNew directions for student leadership
Issue number177
StatePublished - Mar 1 2023

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