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Multiculturalism, Religion and Women [electronic resource] : Doing Harm by Doing Good?

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9780230201101Publication details: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., 2009.ISBN:
  • 9780230245174
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Multiculturalism, Religion and Women : Doing Harm by Doing Good?DDC classification:
  • 305.42 305.48/60941 305.4860941
LOC classification:
  • HM1271 .M33 2009
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Contents:
Cover; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 The What and Why of Multiculturalism(s); 2 Multiculturalism, God and Gender; 3 Multiculturalism in Practice: Forced Marriage; 4 Multiculturalism and Liberal Democracy; 5 So, What's Wrong with Multiculturalism?; 6 Where Do We Go From Here?; Notes; References; Index
Summary: This book is the first sociological and feminist critique of multicultural theory and practice. Using empirical research, it answers the question: is multiculturalism bad for women? arguing that it is not only bad for (minority ethnic) women, but for minority and majority communities, and for society as a whole.
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Cover; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 The What and Why of Multiculturalism(s); 2 Multiculturalism, God and Gender; 3 Multiculturalism in Practice: Forced Marriage; 4 Multiculturalism and Liberal Democracy; 5 So, What's Wrong with Multiculturalism?; 6 Where Do We Go From Here?; Notes; References; Index

This book is the first sociological and feminist critique of multicultural theory and practice. Using empirical research, it answers the question: is multiculturalism bad for women? arguing that it is not only bad for (minority ethnic) women, but for minority and majority communities, and for society as a whole.