An Identity for Europe

The Relevance of Multiculturalism in EU Construction

  • Editors
  • Riva Kastoryano

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Introduction “Multiculturalism”: An Identity for Europe?

  3. Cultural Production of European Multiculturalism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 25-25
    2. Marc Abélès
      Pages 27-44
    3. Yves Hersant
      Pages 59-70
  4. Juridical Production of European Multiculturalism

  5. State, Nation, and Borders

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 157-157
    2. Jean-Marc Ferry
      Pages 159-196
    3. Didier Lapeyronnie
      Pages 197-219
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 239-255

About this book


This book looks at the role of multiculturalism in the complex construction of the European Union, acknowledging the tension of creating a new political space for identities that are simultaneously national, regional, linguistic, and religious, and yet strive to encompass a political and geographic whole.


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