Us, Them, and Others: Pluralism and National Identity in Diverse Societies

Us, Them, and Others: Pluralism and National Identity in Diverse Societies

by Elke Winter

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781442661189
Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
Publication date: 10/01/2011
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 288
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Elke Winter is an associate professor of Sociology at the University of Ottawa. An alumna of the German National Merit Foundation, she also won the University of Ottawa’s 2010 Young Researcher of the Year Award.

Table of Contents

Part I Introduction

  1. How Do ‘We’ Become Pluralist?
  2. A Canadian Paradox

Part II Theoretical Considerations

  1. Theoretical Puzzles
  2. Social Relations and Processes of Ethnicization
  3. Nationalist Exclusion and Its Remedies

Part III Empirical Analysis

  1. How Do ‘We’ Become Multicultural?
  2. Neither ‘America’ nor ‘Quebec’
  3. To Be or Not to Be Like Quebec
  4. Who Constitutes Multiculturalism? Divergent Perspectives

PartIV: Conclusions

  1. The Social Constitution of a Pluralist ‘We’
  2. Comparative Perspectives

Bibliography

Notes

Index

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