Definition of Multiculturalism

1. Noun. The doctrine that several different cultures (rather than one national culture) can coexist peacefully and equitably in a single country.




Definition of Multiculturalism

1. Noun. The characteristics of a society, city etc. which has many different ethnic or national cultures mingling freely; political or social policies which support or encourage such coexistence. (defdate from 20th c.) ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Multiculturalism

multicorporate
multicostate
multicountry
multicounty
multicourse
multicraft
multicreedal
multicrisis
multicriteria
multicritical
multicriticality
multicrystal
multicult
multiculti
multicultural
multiculturalism (current term)
multiculturalisms
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multiculturalists
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multicurie
multicurrencies
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multicuspid
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Literary usage of Multiculturalism

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1. Federalism: The Canadian Experience by Ronald Lampman Watts (1997)
"4.1.4 Bi/ingua/ism and mu/ticu/fura/ism There has been a constant tension between the two official policies of bilingualism and multiculturalism. ..."

2. The Urban Condition: Space, Community, and Self in the Contemporary Metropolis by Ghent Urban Studies Team (1999)
"... Fractured) Mean Streets: The Urban Thriller in the Age of multiculturalism and Minority Writing Keywords: • Literary Historiography • multiculturalism ..."

3. Racial and Ethnic Tensions in American Communities: Poverty, Inequality, and edited by Mary F. Berry, Cruz Reynoso, Carl A. Anderson (1997)
"It is my understanding that this panel will discuss the interrelationship between multiculturalism and racial/ethnic tension. Your decision to hold hearings ..."

4. Teacher Education and the Challenge of Diversity in South Africaby Crispin Hemson by Crispin Hemson (2007)
"Case Study One: multiculturalism At Institution A, there is no overarching and coherent response to the issues of diversity. The prevailing framework can be ..."

5. Inventing a Classroom: Life in a Bilingual, Whole Language Learning Community by Kathryn F. Whitmore, Caryl G. Crowell (1994)
"An anthropologist himself, he criticizes educators for thinking that the only locus of culture is in ethnic identities, for suggesting that multiculturalism ..."

6. Federalism: The Canadian Experience by Ronald Lampman Watts (1997)
"4.1.4 Bi/ingua/ism and mu/ticu/fura/ism There has been a constant tension between the two official policies of bilingualism and multiculturalism. ..."

7. The Urban Condition: Space, Community, and Self in the Contemporary Metropolis by Ghent Urban Studies Team (1999)
"... Fractured) Mean Streets: The Urban Thriller in the Age of multiculturalism and Minority Writing Keywords: • Literary Historiography • multiculturalism ..."

8. Racial and Ethnic Tensions in American Communities: Poverty, Inequality, and edited by Mary F. Berry, Cruz Reynoso, Carl A. Anderson (1997)
"It is my understanding that this panel will discuss the interrelationship between multiculturalism and racial/ethnic tension. Your decision to hold hearings ..."

9. Teacher Education and the Challenge of Diversity in South Africaby Crispin Hemson by Crispin Hemson (2007)
"Case Study One: multiculturalism At Institution A, there is no overarching and coherent response to the issues of diversity. The prevailing framework can be ..."

10. Inventing a Classroom: Life in a Bilingual, Whole Language Learning Community by Kathryn F. Whitmore, Caryl G. Crowell (1994)
"An anthropologist himself, he criticizes educators for thinking that the only locus of culture is in ethnic identities, for suggesting that multiculturalism ..."

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