Derek Rubin,Jaap Verheul's American Multiculturalism after 9/11 : Transatlantic PDF

By Derek Rubin,Jaap Verheul

This groundbreaking quantity explores the multicultural debate that has advanced within the usa and Europe because the cataclysmic occasions of 9-11. rather than suggesting closure via proposing a unified narrative approximately cultural variety, nationwide identification, and social stratification, the essays during this well-balanced assortment current various views, each one highlighting the undiminished relevance of key matters akin to immigration, assimilation, and citizenship, whereas additionally pointing to unresolved conflicts over universalism, faith, and tolerance. most significantly, this quantity indicates that the fight over multiculturalism isn't really restricted to the political area, but in addition has profound cultural implications.
American Multiculturalism after Sept. 11: Transatlantic Perspectives is a useful, thought-provoking addition to the controversy approximately multiculturalism as vital to the research of the U.S. in an international context.

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