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Social justice and public policySeeking fairness in diverse societies$
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Gary Craig, Tania Burchardt, and David Gordon

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9781861349347

Published to University Press Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781861349347.001.0001

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Multiculturalism, social justice and the welfare state

Multiculturalism, social justice and the welfare state

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(p.52) (p.53) Three Multiculturalism, social justice and the welfare state
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Social justice and public policy
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Kymlicka Will

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Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781861349347.003.0004

This chapter talks about the two challenges that are posed during the pursuit of social justice. It examines the relationship between fairness in the distribution of economic resources and the fairness in the accommodation of diversity. It outlines the current work on multicultural citizenship and then considers the concern that there is a trade-off between the welfare state and multiculturalism.

Keywords:   challenges, fairness, economic resources, diversity, multiculturalism, citizenship

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