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By Derek Rubin, Jaap Verheul

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This groundbreaking quantity explores the multicultural debate that has advanced within the usa and Europe because the cataclysmic occasions of 11th of September. rather than suggesting closure through offering a unified narrative approximately cultural variety, nationwide identification, and social stratification, the essays during this well-balanced assortment current numerous views, every one highlighting the undiminished relevance of key matters equivalent to immigration, assimilation, and citizenship, whereas additionally pointing to unresolved conflicts over universalism, faith, and tolerance. most significantly, this quantity exhibits that the fight over multiculturalism isn't restricted to the political area, but in addition has profound cultural implications. American Multiculturalism after 9-11: Transatlantic views is a useful, thought-provoking addition to the controversy approximately multiculturalism as important to the examine of the us in an international context.  

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