Liberal Multiculturalism and the Fair Terms of Integration (Palgrave Politics of Identity and Citizenship Series)

Liberal Multiculturalism and the Fair Terms of Integration (Palgrave Politics of Identity and Citizenship Series)

By: Peter J. Balint (editor), Sophie Guerard de Latour (editor)Hardback

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Multiculturalism has come under considerable attack in political practice, yet the fact of diversity remains, and with it the need to establish fair terms of integration. This book defends multiculturalism as the most coherent and practicable approach to liberal integration, but one that is not without the need for crucial reformulation.

About Author

Ayelet Banai, Goethe University, Germany Magali Bessone, University of Rennes 1, France Geoffrey Brahm Levey, UNSW, Australia George Crowder, Flinders University, Australia Pieter Dronkers, Protestant Theological University, The Netherlands Avigail Eisenberg, University of Victoria, Canada Sune Laegaard, University of Roskilde, Denmark Tim Soutphommasane, The University of Sydney, Australia Daniel Weinstock, McGill University, Canada


1. The Fair Terms of Integration: Liberal Multiculturalism Reconsidered; Sophie Guerard de Latour and Peter Balint PART I: RESISTANCES AND REFORMULATIONS OF LIBERAL MULTICULTURALISM 2. Multiculturalism, Liberalism and Value Pluralism; George Crowder 3. What does 'Respect for Difference' Mean?; Sune Laegaard 4. Multiculturalism as National Dialogue; Tim Soutphommasane 5. Resisting Liberal Nationalism; Peter Balint PART II: NATIONAL EXPERIENCES OF LIBERAL MULTICULTURALISM 6. Interculturalism and Multiculturalism in Canada and Quebec: Situating the Debate; Daniel Weinstock 7. Inclusion: A Missing Principle in Australian Multiculturalism; Geoffrey Brahm Levey 8. Interpreting Multiculturalism in the Netherlands: Nation-Building, Civic Allegiance and Multiple Belonging; Pieter Dronkers 9. Is Multiculturalism Un-French? Towards a Neo-Republican Model of Multiculturalism; Sophie Guerard de Latour PART III: PRACTISING LIBERAL MULTICULTURALISM 10. Identity Politics and the Risks of Essentialism; Avigael Eisenberg 11. (How) Can Multiculturalism Face Racial Injustice?; Magali Bessone 12. Language Recognition and the Fair Terms of Integration: Minority Languages in the European Union; Ayelet Banai

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  • ISBN13: 9781137320391
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 241
  • ID: 9781137320391
  • weight: 445
  • ISBN10: 1137320397

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