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The Plural States of Recognition

  • Michel Seymour

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Michel Seymour
    Pages 1-19
  3. Robert R. Williams
    Pages 20-36
  4. Jacob T. Levy
    Pages 61-77
  5. Anna Elisabetta Galeotti
    Pages 78-97
  6. Tariq Modood
    Pages 152-171
  7. Avigail Eisenberg
    Pages 197-215
  8. Michel Seymour
    Pages 216-224
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 225-230

About this book


Critical reflections by established academics on the crisis of multiculturalism that occurred in Great Britain, Netherlands and Canada. It provides an occasion to develop a sophisticated understanding of societies characterized by religious, ethnic and cultural diversity.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Michel Seymour
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyUniversity of MontrealCanada

About the editors

RAJEEV BHARGAVA Senior Fellow and Director of the Programme of Social and Political Theory at the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies in Delhi, India AVIGAIL EISENBERG Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science and a Faculty Associate in the Indigenous Governance program at the University of Victoria, Canada ANNA ELISABETTA GALEOTTI Professor in the Faculty of Philosophy, Department of Studi Umanistici, University of Piemonte Orientale in Vercelli, Italy HEIKKI IKÄHEIMO Professor in the Department of Philosophy at Macquarie University, Australia. ARTO LAITINEN Professor in the Department of Social Sciences and Philosophy, University of Jyväskylä, Finland JACOB T. LEVY Tomlinson Professor of Political Theory in the Department of Political Science at McGill University, Canada JOCELYN MACLURE Professor in the Faculté of Philosophy, Université Laval, Canada TARIQ MODOOD Director of the Centre for the Study of Ethnicity and Citizenship, Professor of Sociology, Politics and Public Policy, Department of Sociology, University of Bristol, UK SIMON THOMPSON Senior Lecturer in Politics, and Fellow of the Centre for Psycho-social Studies at the University of the West of England, UK ROBERT R. WILLIAMS Affiliate Professor in the Department of Germanic Studies, University of Illinois, USA

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