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Title Multiculturalism and American democracy / edited by Arthur M. Melzer, Jerry Weinberger, and M. Richard Zinman.

Imprint Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, c1998.


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Description viii, 237 p. ; 24 cm.
Note Essays collected here were delivered as papers at a conference sponsored by the body Symposium on Science, Reason, and Modern Democracy, held in April 1993 at Michigan State University.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Is assimilation dead? / Nathan Glazer -- Limits of pluralism / K. Anthony Appiah -- Meanings for multiculturalism / C. Vann Woodward -- Boutique multiculturalism / Stanley Fish -- Constitutionalism and multiculturalism / Walter Berns -- Majoritarian democracy and cultural minorities / Bernard Boxill -- Democratic multiculturalism / Wilson Carey McWilliams -- Virtues of multiculturalism / Anne Norton -- Multiculturalism and American liberal democracy / James Ceaser -- Liberal democracy, universalism, and multiculturalism / Marc F. Plattner -- Civic education in a changing society / Linda Chavez -- Multiculturalism and civic education / Lorraine Pangle -- What is a classic? / J. M. Coetzee -- Fiction : the power of lies / Mario Vargas Llosa.
Subject Democracy.
Cultural pluralism.
Added Author Melzer, Arthur M.
Weinberger, J.
Zinman, M. Richard.
Symposium on Science, Reason, and Modern Democracy.
ISBN 0700608826 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0700608818 (cloth : alk. paper)

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