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Title:
The multicultural mystique : the liberal case against diversity
Author:
Baber, Harriet Erica.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2008.
Physical Description:
260 pages ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction: is multiculturism good for anyone? -- Do people like their cultures? -- A philosophical prelude: what is multiculturalism? -- The costs of multiculturalism -- The diversity trap: why everybody wants to be an X -- White privilege and the asymmetry of choice -- Communities: respecting the establishment of religion -- Multiculturalism and the good life -- The cult of cultural self-affirmation -- Identity-making -- Identity politics: the making of a mystique -- Policy.
ISBN:
9781591025535
Format :
Book