Essays Tagged: "Multiculturalism"

Opinion and Commentary to "The Killer Angels" by Michael Shaara

ng the reader what the principals of this great battle were (and may have been) current thinking on multiculturalism are highlighted in a new and perplexing way. This was a great feet for a book writt ...

(3 pages) 139 0 3.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Multiculturalism in the US

it is still difficult to know who is an American. I believe that this difficulty has to do with the multiculturalism that exists in this country.        The United States doesn't hav ... rations (Takaki 486).        As the world is changing, people have to realize that Multiculturalism is a part of the United States. Americans have to accept and be proud of their heri ...

(3 pages) 658 17 3.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Should Quebec (or other provinces) separate from Canada in order to best protect its constitutional rights?

special identity of Canada. It allows people to maintain their own culture. If Canada does not have multiculturalism, there will be no Chinatown in most big cities in Canada. So it is not necessary to ... e lost. If there is no French-Canadian culture, then the identity of bilingual will no longer need. Multiculturalism will no longer support by the French culture. Canada will hurt a lot because it los ...

(2 pages) 64 0 4.1 Feb/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Multiculturalism In Canada

Multiculturalism        Multiculturalism is a part of any country.There are Jews i ... of any country.There are Jews in Germany, Poles inIreland, Asians in Canada and so on. I believe multiculturalism is a good idea. It providesa wealth of cultural activities, foods, and differen ... rants.Although Ihope we do not come to this point,I fear it will happen. Language is a part ofmulticulturalism. Evidence of this can be found in some many cities and towns. You willsee signs ...

(2 pages) 98 0 3.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


none reorganize thoughtsIn, 'Multiculturalism and the Common Center,' Diane Ravitch compares theplualist views on what the cur ...

(3 pages) 136 1 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Afirmative action in workplace: discussing with Kantian and Utilitarian theories

te an ideal of inclusive community, as in ideals of democracy, integration, and pluralism, which is multiculturalism; by means that classify people according to their ascriptive identities, such as ra ...

(4 pages) 165 0 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Multiculturalism vs. Melting Pot : This essay comapares multiculturalism to the melting pot. It includes strengths and weaknesses of the two ideas, as well as descriptions and concepts.

Multiculturalism vs. Melting PotBefore I begin discussing these two topics, we must fully unders ... two topics, we must fully understand what they mean. The definition in the dictionary states that, multiculturalism consists of, relates to, or is designed for the cultures of several different races ... onary. For the purpose of this assignment I will make up my own definition for both these terms.Multiculturalism to me is defined as abundant amounts of cultures in one area. Or it is simply a soc ...

(4 pages) 289 1 3.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Martin Luther King's speech "I have a Dream".

e speech has woke the dreams of many people of today and his dreams have made a difference with the multiculturalism and righteousness for all people of all races, colors and beliefs.King uses techniq ...

(2 pages) 167 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Dirk Van der Elst's "Culture as Given, Culture as Choice".

RE AS CHOICEIn this text, anthropologists Dirk Van Der Elst and Paul Bohanan discuss the concept of multiculturalism. The text states that an entirely different view of culture is needed in the intell ... ome fashionEven when discussing the contemporary mainstream political debate over what constitutes 'multiculturalism,' it is common cultural phrasing to view culture as a stagnant unit. Multiculturali ...

(2 pages) 64 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Why black were attracted to piracy?

e men seeking to protest a life that was largely that of oppression and poverty. Kinkor states that multiculturalism existed amongst pirate ships "from a pragmatic spirit of revolt against common oppr ... blacks were embracers of pirate life due to the liberties an egalitarianism that it presented. The multiculturalism and fraternity views of a pirate arose from a plight against a socioeconomic and po ...

(3 pages) 27 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Law in society.

erms of the Australian legal system, it has tried to alter and accommodate the growing influence of multiculturalism, the essence of modern society, but the objective of achieving a multicultural lega ...

(3 pages) 88 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Multiculturalism and its benefits.

Multiculturalism(Introduction)The word multiculturalism has been touted and expounded on for ... a time and a place where such a practice was not encouraged.(Body)(1.Trade & Investment)Multiculturalism encourages good relations with different nationalities be they local students, fore ... (3.Social)On a city and suburban scale, racial harmony also ensures social and political peace. Multiculturalism can do two things for a multicultural society. It can make one proud of one's herit ...

(4 pages) 295 2 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Celebration of Multiculturalism Reduces Racism

Black, and White are colours that add faces to our diverse multiculturalsociety. The celebration of Multiculturalism reduces racism in our society. For many years in our history we have been engaged i ... e interested, and begin to enjoy the essence of having other cultures available.Finally celebrating multiculturalism, gives people a sense of reality. This helpsus fight battles against separation, an ...

(2 pages) 76 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

What is literature

n civilization. It is committing suicide as a result of its ill-gotten policies of human rights and multiculturalism.Western civilization, based on Judaeo-Christian values, values emanating from Judae ... tional welfare; downplaying, and even downgrading, one's own culture in favour of others; promoting multiculturalism for the benefit of those who despise multiculturalism in their own jurisdictions; d ...

(4 pages) 55 1 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Bend It Like Beckham

Multiculturalism, "being the quest to achieve equal recognition and inclusion for the many diverse c ... esent society"(Long VII). According to Lisa Lowe's essay, "Imaging Los Angeles in the Production of Multiculturalism", multiculturalism involves:The important differences and contradictions within and ... , and otherness through the promise of inclusion(Lowe 529).Media is one of the biggest promoters of multiculturalism. Media representations help build our images and understanding of the world we live ...

(7 pages) 118 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Celebration of Multiculturalism

Celebration on Multiculturalism Reduces RacismRacism is a certain kind of prejudice, based on faulty reasoning and ... of familiarization with the "stranger".In addition, another great purpose stands behind celebrating multiculturalism. It provides people the opportunity of understanding and accepting one another. Peo ... thus gain a greater understanding of its costumes and history. For that matter, people living in a multiculturalism country are endowed with extraordinary powers of knowledge. As a great man once sai ...

(2 pages) 75 4 4.4 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

General Overview of the Republic Debate

wars, Australia stuck close by Britain and republicans were seen as 'disloyal'. But after WW2, with multiculturalism and the growth of a national identity, Australia began to seek greater independence ...

(4 pages) 29 0 4.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Recent debate about multiculturalism in Australia

unique ethnicities, an amalgamation of both foreign and distinct indigenous culture. Issues such as multiculturalism and globalism have taken a greater prominence in discourse at both the internationa ... (MNCs), made possible by information technology, and has brought about an influx of foreign talent.Multiculturalism has been greeted with much controversy. Is multiculturalism beneficial for the stat ...

(6 pages) 107 2 4.6 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Critical Review of Educating the Black Child in the Black Independent School

As part of our politics and multiculturalism class we had to do a critical review of a book. This book is entitled "Educating th ...

(12 pages) 73 0 4.2 Sep/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays


h colleagues who come from culturally diverse backgrounds.The hospitality industry is an example of multiculturalism at work, the Cultural Characteristics of Australia (2000) show that of the 800,000 ...

(3 pages) 48 0 3.7 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays