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Multiculturalism and the Welfare State: Recognition and Redistribution in Contemporary Democracies

Keith Banting and Will Kymlicka (eds)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780199289172
eISBN:
9780191711084
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199289172.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

In many Western democracies, ethnic and racial minorities have demanded, and sometimes achieved, greater recognition and accommodation of their identities. This is reflected in the adoption of ... More


Ethnic Minorities in Ten Western Countries: Migration Flows, Policies and Institutional Differences

Laurence Lessard-Phillips, Fenella Fleischmann, and Erika Van Elsas

in Unequal Attainments: Ethnic educational inequalities in ten Western countries

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780197265741
eISBN:
9780191771934
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265741.003.0002
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This chapter provides background information about the ten Western countries under study, starting with a description of the size of the second-generation groups in the ten countries and the major ... More


‘Hating to know’: government and social policy research in multicultural Australia

Andrew Jakubowicz

in Research and policy in ethnic relations: Compromised dynamics in a neoliberal era

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781447314899
eISBN:
9781447314929
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447314899.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter in providing a detailed account of the experience of ethnic relations research in Australia provides a telling case study of the vulnerability of ‘independent’ research to the external ... More


Lives at risk: multiculturalism, young women and ‘honour’ killings

Veena Meetoo and Heidi Safia Mirza

in Growing up with risk

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347329
eISBN:
9781447302469
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347329.003.0009
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter examines the uneasy relationship between policies designed to recognise diversity and the need to protect people from abuse carried out in the name of ‘traditional values’. The issue of ... More


Immigration and Integration: Key Characteristics of Host Countries and their Immigrants

Jan O. Jonsson

in Growing up in Diverse Societies: The Integration of the Children of Immigrants in England, Germany, the Netherlands, and Sweden

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780197266373
eISBN:
9780191879562
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266373.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter provides a context to the integration of children of immigrants and their families by outlining key characteristics of our four survey countries, England, Germany, the Netherlands and ... More


Marrying into South Korean Rural Towns

Minjeong Kim

in Elusive Belonging: Marriage Immigrants and "Multiculturalism" in Rural South Korea

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780824869816
eISBN:
9780824877842
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824869816.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Chapter 2 provides the background for the empirical study that is the basis of Elusive Belonging. I first describe the context of rural South Korea, where one in three marriages is an international ... More


Making sense of race statistics

Nissa Finney and Ludi Simpson

in 'Sleepwalking to segregation'?: Challenging myths about race and migration

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420084
eISBN:
9781447303367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420084.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter takes a historical, political, and statistical view of the official collection of data that are currently labelled ‘ethnic group’, in order to better understand how they are used in the ... More


The Case for Interculturalism, Plural Identities and Cohesion

Ted Cantle

Nasar Meer, Tariq Modood, and Ricard Zapata-Barrero (eds)

in Multiculturalism and Interculturalism: Debating the Dividing Lines

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781474407083
eISBN:
9781474418706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474407083.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter begins with the view that multicultural policies, in Europe at least, are not fit for purpose and have slowed, if not inhibited, both integration and the acceptance of difference. This ... More


Shamanism and Tibetan Buddhism at Court

Evelyn S. Rawski

in The Last Emperors: A Social History of Qing Imperial Institutions

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520212893
eISBN:
9780520926790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520212893.003.0008
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter turns to the court's patronage of shamanism and Tibetan Buddhism, and to its pursuit of a multicultural policy directed at different subject peoples in the empire. Shamanism was the ... More


Negotiating Indianness: Auckland’s Shifting Cultural Festivities

Alison Booth

in Indians and the Antipodes: Networks, Boundaries, and Circulation

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780199483624
eISBN:
9780199093946
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199483624.003.0011
Subject:
History, Indian History

This chapter focuses on the cultural economy of Auckland as a way to explore manifestations of diversity within the present-day Indian diaspora in New Zealand. The majority of recent migrants to New ... More


Foreign professionals in South Korea: Integration or alienation?

Albert Kraeh, Fabian Jintae Froese, and Hyunmi Park

in After-Development Dynamics: South Korea's Contemporary Engagement with Asia

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198729433
eISBN:
9780191796340
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198729433.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter documents the current foreign talent situation in South Korea and identifies some of the reasons why many foreign professionals leave the country before their contracts end. The chapter ... More


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