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Liberal Culturalism: An Emerging Consensus?

Will Kymlicka

in Politics in the Vernacular: Nationalism, Multiculturalism, and Citizenship

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199240982
eISBN:
9780191599729
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199240981.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Liberal culturalism has come to the forefront of debates on multiculturalism and minority rights. Liberal culturalists believe that liberal democratic states should not only uphold the civil and ... More


Prologue

Charles Martindale

in Latin Poetry and the Judgement of Taste: An Essay in Aesthetics

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199240401
eISBN:
9780191714337
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199240401.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Poetry and Poets: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This short prologue deplores the widespread ignorance of the modern European tradition of philosophical aesthetics and the current hegemony of ideology-critique and culturalism. It stakes a claim for ... More


Discrimination and Human Rights: The Case of Racism

Sandra Fredman (ed.)

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199246038
eISBN:
9780191697531
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199246038.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This book provides an important contribution to the debate about the role of human rights law in combating racism. The first chapter examines the right to equality in the context of racism, drawing ... More


Physical Fairness: Science, Feminism, and Sex Differences, 1950–2005

Martha H. Verbrugge

in Active Bodies: A History of Women’s Physical Education in Twentieth-Century America

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780195168792
eISBN:
9780199949649
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195168792.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, American History: 19th Century

Chapter 8 (the counterpart to Chapter 2) explores physical educators’ ideas about sex differences and active womanhood during the second half of the twentieth century. In each decade, teachers ... More


Introduction

Ekkehart Schlicht

in On Custom in the Economy

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198292241
eISBN:
9780191596865
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198292244.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics, History of Economic Thought

Custom is important in moulding social and economic interaction. It eases them in some dimensions and constrains them in others. A widespread view of custom is to interpret it as a self‐sustaining ... More


Introduction

Torben Grodal

in Moving Pictures: A New Theory of Film Genres, Feelings, and Cognition

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198159834
eISBN:
9780191673719
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198159834.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This introductory chapter begins by setting out the purpose of the book, which is to describe the experience of viewing visual fiction and the way in which this experience is created by the ... More


Mapping Out the Cultural Politics of “the Korean Wave” in Contemporary South Korea

Keehyeung Lee

in East Asian Pop Culture: Analysing the Korean Wave

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622098923
eISBN:
9789882206885
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622098923.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter critically examines three competing positions on the Korean Wave or Hanryu in South Korea developed by the South Korean government, cultural producers and critical intellectuals; namely, ... More


Looking Forward

Julie Macfarlane

in Islamic Divorce in North America: A Shari’a Path in a Secular Society

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199753918
eISBN:
9780199949588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199753918.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Islam

As the nature of religious practice changes, so does the meaning of secularism. This study reflects the private character of faith for many respondents who were not traditionally observant and in ... More


Herder’s Heritage

Andreas Wimmer

in Ethnic Boundary Making: Institutions, Power, Networks

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199927371
eISBN:
9780199980536
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199927371.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity, Social Theory

Major paradigms in immigration research, including assimilation theory, multi-culturalism, and ethnic studies, take it for granted that dividing society into ethnic groups is analytically and ... More


Imagining China (1): From Culturalism to the Three Principles of the People

Zhidong Hao

in Whither Taiwan and Mainland China: National Identity, the State and Intellectuals

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622091009
eISBN:
9789882207691
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622091009.003.0005
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter discusses the development of nationalism in China, from culturalism to the Three Principles of the People, socialism, and liberalism. In response to the amount of foreign aggression in ... More


Post-structuralism and Culture

Steven Hurst

in Cold War US Foreign Policy: Key Perspectives

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748620791
eISBN:
9780748652686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748620791.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines the post-structuralist and culturalist interpretation of US Cold War foreign policy. It explains that post-structuralism and culturalism failed to reject the poker strategies ... More


Conclusions

Steven Hurst

in Cold War US Foreign Policy: Key Perspectives

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748620791
eISBN:
9780748652686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748620791.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This concluding chapter sums up the key findings of this study on various interpretation of US foreign policy during the Cold War, which include traditionalism, revisionism, post-revisionism, ... More


Encountering the Other, Accosting the Self

Vasudha Dalmia

in Poetics, Plays, and Performances: The Politics of Modern Indian Theatre

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195695052
eISBN:
9780199080335
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195695052.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Drama

This chapter provides a glimpse at the inter-culturalism between the East and the West. It concentrates on Rustom Bharucha, a dramaturge and theatre historian who followed the phenomenon of ... More


Bluster: Donald Trump's War on Terror

Peter R. Neumann

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190099947
eISBN:
9780197520734
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190099947.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Donald Trump promised to defeat terrorism, but there is no easy way to make sense of his war on terror. Is it a genuine strategic shift from previous administrations? Or is it all bluster, a way to ... More


Theoretical Denial: The Interpretive Alternative in Political Culture Research

Stephen Welch

in The Theory of Political Culture

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199553334
eISBN:
9780191756009
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199553334.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Chapter 2 examines the interpretive alternative within political culture research. It situates interpretivism in a long line of reactions to positivist social science, beginning with Herder’s ... More


Education and Cultural Diversity in Multiethnic China

Gerard Postiglione

in Minority Education in China: Balancing Unity and Diversity in an Era of Critical Pluralism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9789888208135
eISBN:
9789888268283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208135.003.0002
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

Deeply informed by Western scholarship on multicultural education, Postiglione argues that China is at a crucial turning point as the rapid pace of economic and social reforms opens up new divisions ... More


Multiple Modernities or Global Interconnections: Understanding the Global Post the Colonial

Gurminder K. Bhambra

in Varieties of World-Making: Beyond Globalization

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846310195
eISBN:
9781781380857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314346.004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter reviews the debate on multiple modernities in the light of the assumption that such varieties emerge in territorial forms. There is a double risk in this debate: first, by focusing on ... More


China’s Transformations in the Twentieth Century: Economic, Political, and Cultural Interdependencies

Carsten Herrmann-Pillath

in The Handbook of Political, Social, and Economic Transformation

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198829911
eISBN:
9780191868368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829911.003.0028
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter approaches China’s sequence of transformations in the ‘short’ twentieth century between the collapse of empire 1911 and World Trade Organization entry in 2001 against the background of ... More


Wong Kar-wai and the Poetics of Hong Kong Cinema

Gary Bettinson

in The Sensuous Cinema of Wong Kar-wai: Film Poetics and the Aesthetic of Disturbance

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9789888139293
eISBN:
9789888313082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139293.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Following a biographical sketch of Wong Kar-wai, the introductory chapter identifies several fallacies about Wong’s cinema that the rest of this book seeks to redress. It explicates the dominant ... More


Conclusion

Nanxiu Qian

in Politics, Poetics, and Gender in Late Qing China: Xue Shaohui (1866-1911) and the Era of Reform

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780804792400
eISBN:
9780804794275
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804792400.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Despite their significant contributions to the late Qing reforms, Xue and her cohorts were all but forgotten by the end of the dynasty, largely because they opted for a richly nuanced culturalism ... More


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