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American cultural pluralism and law

by Jill Norgren

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Minorities -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States,
    • Multiculturalism -- Law and legislation -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJill Norgren and Serena Nanda.
      ContributionsNanda, Serena.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF4755 .N67 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 254 p. ;
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2061145M
      ISBN 100275926958, 0275926966
      LC Control Number88042540

      In celebrating American pluralism, we rarely think about its origins or its contested history. This seminar will examine the origins of cultural pluralism in the early twentieth century and will consider the many contested meanings of pluralism at the dawn of the twentieth century. The culture of the United States of America is primarily of Western origin, but is influenced by a multicultural ethos that includes African, Native American, Asian, Pacific Island, and Latin American people and their cultures. It also has its own distinct social and cultural characteristics, such as dialect, music, arts, social habits, cuisine, and folklore.

      Nov 09,  · Pluralism is the best of America, and today, with Donald Trump’s victory, its future is uncertain. But it is a flame worth keeping alive. We want to hear what you think about this article. TO BE AN AMERICAN: CULTURAL PLURALISM AND THE RHETORIC OF ASSIMILATION, (New York University Press, ). HANDLING IMMIGRATION CASES, (Wiley Law Publications, 2d ed. ). REFRAMING THE IMMIGRATION DEBATE, (LEAP Asian Pacific American Public Policy Institute & UCLA Asian American Studies Center, ).

      multiculturalism or cultural pluralism, a term describing the coexistence of many cultures in a locality, without any one culture dominating the region. By making the broadest range of human differences acceptable to the largest number of people, multiculturalism seeks to overcome racism, sexism, and other forms of discrimination. Multiculturalism is both a response to the fact of cultural pluralism in modern democracies and a way of compensating cultural groups for past exclusion, discrimination, and oppression. Most modern democracies comprise members with diverse cultural viewpoints, practices, and contributions. Many minority cultural groups have experienced.


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