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Download e-book for iPad: American Multiculturalism after 9/11 : Transatlantic by Derek Rubin,Jaap Verheul

By Derek Rubin,Jaap Verheul

ISBN-10: 9089641440

ISBN-13: 9789089641441

This groundbreaking quantity explores the multicultural debate that has advanced within the usa and Europe because the cataclysmic occasions of 11th of September. rather than suggesting closure by means of proposing a unified narrative approximately cultural variety, nationwide id, and social stratification, the essays during this well-balanced assortment current a number of views, each one highlighting the undiminished relevance of key matters equivalent to immigration, assimilation, and citizenship, whereas additionally pointing to unresolved conflicts over universalism, faith, and tolerance. most significantly, this quantity exhibits that the fight over multiculturalism isn't constrained to the political area, but additionally has profound cultural implications.
American Multiculturalism after Sept. 11: Transatlantic Perspectives is a useful, thought-provoking addition to the talk approximately multiculturalism as critical to the learn of the us in an international context.

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