Identity Politics in the Public Realm: Bringing Institutions Back In (Ethnicity and Democratic Governance)

Identity Politics in the Public Realm: Bringing Institutions Back In (Ethnicity and Democratic Governance)

By: Avigail Eisenberg (editor), Will Kymlicka (editor)Hardback

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This volume will interest students and scholars in political science, sociology, and religious studies, as well as activists, policy-makers, and public officials.

About Author

Avigail Eisenberg is a professor of political science at the University of Victoria. Will Kymlicka is the Canada Research Chair in Political Philosophy at Queen's University. Contributors: Victor Armony, Lori G. Beaman, Bruce J. Berman, Juliet Hooker, Villia Jefremovas, Andre Laliberte, Eleonore Lepinard, Jocelyn Maclure, Melissa Nobles, Padmapani L. Perez


Preface 1 Bringing Institutions Back In: How Public Institutions Assess Identity / Avigail Eisenberg and Will Kymlicka 2 The Challenge of Census Categorization in the Post-Civil Rights Era / Melissa Nobles 3 Knowledge and the Politics of Ethnic Identity and Belonging in Colonial and Postcolonial States / Bruce J. Berman 4 Defining Indigeneity: Representation and the Indigenous Peoples' Rights Act of 1997 in the Philippines / Villia Jefremovas and Padmapani L. Perez 5 Indigenous Rights in Latin America: How to Classify Afro-Descendants? / Juliet Hooker 6 Domestic and International Norms for Assessing Indigenous Identity / Avigail Eisenberg 7 The Challenge of Naming the Other in Latin America / Victor Armony 8 From Immigrants to Muslims: Shifting Categories of the French Model of Integration / Eleonore Lepinard 9 Beliefs and Religion: Categorizing Cultural Distinctions among East Asians / Andre Laliberte 10 Assessing Religious Identity in Law: Sincerity, Accommodation, and Harm / Lori G. Beaman 11 Reasonable Accommodations and the Subjective Conception of Freedom of Conscience and Religion / Jocelyn Maclure Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774820813
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 308
  • ID: 9780774820813
  • weight: 580
  • ISBN10: 0774820810

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