Brotherhood of St Laurence

Essays on Muslims and multiculturalism /

By: Gaita, Raimond (ed.)
Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. The Text Publishing Company 2011Description: 232 p. ; 20 cmISBN: 1921656603; 9781921656606Subject(s): Multiculturalism | Muslims | Ethnic Groups Social Conditions | Terrorism | Culture | Immigrants Social Conditions | Religion | Settlement | MigrantsDDC classification: 305.697 ESS
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Includes bibliographical references: p. 221-232. Contents: Introduction -- Multiculturalism and terror -- Monoculturalism, Muslims and myth making -- On being Muslim and Australian: reflections from the Badshahi Mosque -- Testing times: citizenship and 'National Values' in Britain and Australia --Multiculturalism and the ungovernable Muslim -- Multiculturalism, love of country and responses to terrorism

This collection of thought-provoking essays looks at multiculturalism's successes and failures in providing a secure, well-integrated, free and fair Australia. Philosopher and writer Raimond Gaita has gathered some of Australia's leading writers in the field to examine an issue that goes to the heart of Australia's identity.

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