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Title Managing diversity : practices of citizenship / edited by Nicholas Brown and Linda Cardinal.

Imprint Ottawa : University of Ottawa Press, ©2007.

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Description 1 online resource (224 pages).
Series Governance series
Governance series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Australia, Canada, and Ireland are all engaged in questions of multiculturalism and in the politics of recognition and reconciliation, the opportunities and pressures of geographic regionalism, shifts in political agendas associated with the impact of neo-liberalism, and moves to frame political agendas less at the macro-level of state intervention and more at the level of community partnership and empowerment. Analyzing issues ranging from urban planning and the provision of broadcasting services for minority languages, to principled debates over basic rights and entitlements, these essays offer penetrating summaries of each political culture while also prompting comparative reflection on the broad theme of "democracy and difference."
Contents Ch. 1: National identity and global migration: listening to the "pariahs" -- ch. 2: Citizenship, statehood, and allegiance -- ch. 3: Bounded citizenship and the meaning of citizenship laws: Ireland's citizenship referendum -- ch. 4: Federalism and the politics of diversity: the Canadian experience -- ch. 5: City states and cityscapes in Canada: the politics and culture of Canadian urban diversity -- ch. 6: Mediating diversity: identity, language, and protest in Ireland, Scotland, and Wales.
Note Print version record.
Subject Multiculturalism -- Canada -- Congresses.
Multiculturalism -- Australia -- Congresses.
Multiculturalism -- Ireland -- Congresses.
Citizenship -- Congresses.
Multiculturalisme -- Canada -- Congrès.
Multiculturalisme -- Australie -- Congrès.
Multiculturalisme -- Irlande -- Congrès.
Citoyenneté -- Congrès.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy.
Society and social sciences Society and social sciences.
Politics and government.
Central government.
Central government policies.
Citizenship. (OCoLC)fst00861909
Multiculturalism. (OCoLC)fst01028836
Australia. (OCoLC)fst01204543
Canada. (OCoLC)fst01204310
Ireland. (OCoLC)fst01205427
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Conference papers and proceedings. (OCoLC)fst01423772
Conference papers and proceedings.
Added Author Cardinal, Linda, 1959-
Brown, Nicholas, 1961-
Other Form: Print version: Managing diversity. Ottawa : University of Ottawa Press, ©2007 (OCoLC)144602080
ISBN 9780776617725 (electronic bk.)
0776617729 (electronic bk.)
9780776606545
0776606549
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