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Multiculturalism, liberalism, and democracy

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Published by Oxford in New Delhi, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Multiculturalism -- India,
    • Liberalism -- India,
    • Democracy -- India

    • About the Edition

      Papers originally presented at a seminar organized by the Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Rajeev Bhargava, Amiya Kumar Bagchi, R. Sudarshan.
      ContributionsBhargava, Rajeev., Bagchi, Amiya Kumar., Sudarshan, R.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHM1271 .M84 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 433 p. ;
      Number of Pages433
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL172224M
      ISBN 100195648242
      LC Control Number99952852

        By analogy to Macpherson’s “protective” and “self-developmental” models of liberal democracy, there might be two distinct models of liberal multiculturalism. On the protective-style model, the aim is to protect minority cultures against assimilationist and .   (). Liberal democracy, nationalism and culture: multiculturalism and Scottish independence. Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy: Vol. 21, Multiculturalism in Contemporary Britain: Policy, Law and Theory, pp.

      Liberalism and Multiculturalism Brian Barry — London School of Economics After , liberalism in a broad sense that I shall define in a moment, became an almost un-questioned basis of thinking about politics in English-speaking political philosophy. Over the past twenty years or so, however, this liberalism has been subjected to a number of. Multiculturalism as a challenge to traditional liberalism Multiculturalism stands as a challenge to liberal democracy. In liberal democracies, all citizens should be treated equally under the law by abstracting the common identity of “citizen” from the real social, cultural, political, and economic positions and identities of real members.

        Liberalism has an important but neglected civic dimension, he argues, and liberal democrats must take care to promote not only well-ordered institutions but also well-ordered citizens. Macedo shows that this responsibility is incompatible with a neutral or hands-off stance toward diversity in general or toward the education of children in 5/5(1). This chapter considers liberalism, scepticism, and democracy. It starts by criticizing the view that moral scepticism or moral fallibility provides an important moral foundation for respecting individual liberty. It then criticizes a certain conception of democracy which has some intellectual affinities with the previously considered views. It concludes with a brief summary of an alternative.


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First, it states briefly the liberal case for multiculturalism, and then deals with three objections. It offers some considerations that call on governments to take action beyond that required by policies of. This book critically revisits the core theses of liberalism and neoliberalism that have provided philosophical support to free market economics - as enunciated in the writings of liberal political philosophers such as Friedrich von Hayek, Karl Popper and Isaiah Berlin - and seeks to expose the deficiencies of their beliefs that became hegemonic from the s until the first decades of the.

Most discussions of multiculturalism and group rights focus on the relationship between the minority and the majority. This volume advances our understanding of minority rights by focusing on conflicts that arise within minority groups and by examining the different sorts of responses that the liberal state might have to these conflicts.

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