Politics in the Vernacular: Nationalism, Multiculturalism, and Citizenship

Politics in the Vernacular Nationalism Multiculturalism and Citizenship Will Kymlicka is widely regarded as the most influential and original theorist of the rights and status of ethnocultural groups in liberal democracies This volume brings together fifteen of Will Kymli

  • Title: Politics in the Vernacular: Nationalism, Multiculturalism, and Citizenship
  • Author: Will Kymlicka
  • ISBN: 9780199240982
  • Page: 200
  • Format: Paperback
  • Will Kymlicka is widely regarded as the most influential and original theorist of the rights and status of ethnocultural groups in liberal democracies.This volume brings together fifteen of Will Kymlicka s recent essays on nationalism, multiculturalism and citizenship These essays expand on the well known theory of minority rights first developed in his Multicultural CitiWill Kymlicka is widely regarded as the most influential and original theorist of the rights and status of ethnocultural groups in liberal democracies.This volume brings together fifteen of Will Kymlicka s recent essays on nationalism, multiculturalism and citizenship These essays expand on the well known theory of minority rights first developed in his Multicultural Citizenship In these new essays, Kymlicka applies his theory to several pressing controversies regarding ethnic relations today, responds to some of his critics, and situates the debate over minority rights within the larger context of issues of nationalism, democratic citizenship and globalization.political processes Taken together, these essays make a major contribution to enriching our understanding of the theory and practice of ethnocultural relations in Western democracies.

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    1. The number of stars I granted this book is not a political endorsement of its message, which lacks a critique of capitalism, to say the least. Rather, it reflects that the book is well-written, articulate, and engaging. It superbly does what it sets out to do. This book puts forth a liberal theory of minority rights to mitigate the effects of state-sponsored nation-building. Interestingly, the author contends that while the state’s nation-building projects often requires/justifies the need for [...]

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