Multiculturalism and the foundations of meaningful life : reconciling autonomy, identity, and community (eBook, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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Multiculturalism and the foundations of meaningful life : reconciling autonomy, identity, and community

Author: Andrew M Robinson
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Theories of liberal multiculturalism seek to reconcile cultural rights with universal liberal principles. Some focus on individual autonomy; others emphasize communal identity. Andrew Robinson argues  Read more...

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Robinson, Andrew M. (Andrew Mackenzie), 1966-
Multiculturalism and the foundations of meaningful life.
Vancouver : UBC Press, ©2007
(DLC) 2007407721
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew M Robinson
OCLC Number: 928815526
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 204 p.)
Contents: AcknowledgmentsIntroductionPart 1: Inspecting the Foundations1 Why Return to Foundational Assumptions?Part 2: The Foundations of Meaningful Life2 Meaningful Life and the Conception of the Person3 Justifying Cultural Accommodation: Identification, Communities,and Contexts of Value4 Situated Autonomy and SocializationPart 3: A Politics of Liberal Multiculturalism5 Defining Communities and Justifying Accommodation6 Designing Cultural Accommodation7 State-Community RelationsConclusionNotesBibliographyIndex
Responsibility: Andrew M. Robinson.

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"An important and original work on a pressing and difficult issue. Robinson cuts through the standard terms of the "liberal-multiculturalism" debate and reconfigures them in a way that will Read more...

 
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