Ethnicity, Nationalism, and Minority Rights / Edition 1 by Stephen May | 9780521603171 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Ethnicity, Nationalism, and Minority Rights / Edition 1

Ethnicity, Nationalism, and Minority Rights / Edition 1

by Stephen May
     
 

ISBN-10: 052160317X

ISBN-13: 9780521603171

Pub. Date: 07/28/2010

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Focusing on minority rights and recognition, this interdisciplinary collection addresses the position of minorities in democratic societies. Featured topics include the constructed nature of ethnicity, class and the "new racism," different forms of nationalism, self-determination and indigenous politics, the politics of recognition versus the politics of

Overview

Focusing on minority rights and recognition, this interdisciplinary collection addresses the position of minorities in democratic societies. Featured topics include the constructed nature of ethnicity, class and the "new racism," different forms of nationalism, self-determination and indigenous politics, the politics of recognition versus the politics of redistribution, and the re-emergence of cosmopolitanism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521603171
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/28/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
274
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

1. Ethnicity, nationalism and minority rights charting the disciplinary debates Stephen May, Tariq Modood, and Judith Squires; Part I. Ethnicity and Ethnic Groups: 2. Ethnicities and multiculturalisms: politics of boundaries Jan Nederveen Pieterse; 3. Ethnicity without groups Rogers Brubaker; 4. Ethnicity, class and the 1999 Mauritian riots Thomas Hylland Eriksen; 5. Black nationalism and African American ethnicity: the case of Afrocentrism as civil religion Patricia Hill Collins ; Part II. The State and Minority Claims: 6. New nationalisms and collective rights: the case of South Asia T. K. Oommen; 7. Justice and security in the accommodation of minority nationalism Will Kymlicka; 8. Two concepts of self determination Iris Marion Young; Part III. New Directions: 9. Recognition or redistribution: a misguided debate Bhikhu Parekh; 10. Borders, boundaries and the politics of belonging Nira Yuval-Davis; 11. Cosmopolitanism is not enough: reflections after 9/11 Craig Calhoun.

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