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By Derek Rubin,Jaap Verheul

This groundbreaking quantity explores the multicultural debate that has developed within the usa and Europe because the cataclysmic occasions of Sept. 11. rather than suggesting closure by way of proposing a unified narrative approximately cultural range, nationwide id, and social stratification, the essays during this well-balanced assortment current numerous views, every one highlighting the undiminished relevance of key matters reminiscent of immigration, assimilation, and citizenship, whereas additionally pointing to unresolved conflicts over universalism, faith, and tolerance. most significantly, this quantity exhibits that the fight over multiculturalism isn't restricted to the political area, but additionally has profound cultural implications.
American Multiculturalism after 9-11: Transatlantic Perspectives is a useful, thought-provoking addition to the talk approximately multiculturalism as imperative to the research of the us in an international context.

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