❴Reading❵ ➶ Multiculturalism Author Charles Taylor – E17streets4all.co.uk A new edition of the highly acclaimed book Multiculturalism and The Politics of Recognition, this paperback brings together an even wider range of leading philosophers and social scientists to probe t A new edition of the highly acclaimed book Multiculturalism and The Politics of Recognition, this paperback brings together an even wider range of leading philosophers and social scientists to probe the political controversy surrounding Multiculturalism Charles Taylor s initial inquiry, which considers whether the institutions of liberal democratic government make room or should make room for recognizing the worth of distinctive cultural traditions, remains the centerpiece of this discussion It is now joined by J rgen Habermas s extensive essay on the issues of recognition and the democratic constitutional state and by K Anthony Appiah s commentary on the tensions between personal and collective identities, such as those shaped by religion, gender, ethnicity, race, and sexuality, and on the dangerous tendency of multicultural politics to gloss over such tensions These contributions are joined by those of other well known thinkers, who further relate the demand for recognition to issues of multicultural education, feminism, and cultural separatism.
Librarian Note There isthan one author in the Goodreads database with this name This profile may contain books from multiple authors of this name Other authors with this name Charles TaylorCharles Taylor, Journalist, Film criticCharles Margrave Taylor CC GOQ FBA FRSC is a Canadian philosopher, and professor emeritus at McGill University He is best known for his contributions to political philosophy, the philosophy of social science, history of philosophy and intellectual history This work has earned him the prestigious Kyoto Prize, the Templeton Prize, the Berggruen Prize for Philosophy, and the John W Kluge Prize, in addition to widespread esteem among philosophers Source Wikipedia.
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- 11 January 2019 Charles Taylor