Confident Pluralism

Confident Pluralism

Surviving and Thriving Through Deep Difference

Book - 2016
Rate this:
"Analyzes the current state of the country, orients the contemporary United States within its broader history, and explores the ways that Americans can--and must--live together peaceably despite these deeply engrained differences. Pluralism is one of the founding creeds of the United States--yet America's society and legal system continues to face deep, unsolved structural problems in dealing with differing cultural anxieties, and minority viewpoints. Inazu not only argues that it is possible to cohabitate peacefully in this country, but also lays out realistic guidelines for our society and legal system to achieve the new American dream through civic practices that value toleration over protest, humility over defensiveness, and persuasion over coercion"--Dust jacket.
Publisher: Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, [2016]
ISBN: 9780226365459
022636545X
Branch Call Number: 305.80097 In19C 2016
Characteristics: 168 pages ; 24 cm

Opinion

From Library Staff

Explore what it would mean to live in a pluralistic society. Examine which legal and social aspects can be addressed, on a daily basis, by being tolerant, patient and humble.


From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at SPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top