What is Wrong With the Idea of Multiculturalism?: A symbolic interactionist perspective
2012 (English)Conference paper (Refereed)
The paper addresses the problem of how to define culture and multicultural selves within the growing field of multicultural studies.
The discussion comprises a critical view of the notion that each human being possesses a multicultural self (Lott 2009).It further examines the difference and the relationship between cultural and social selves from a symbolic interactionist perspective with a special focus on socialization and the concept of the significant other.
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Research subject Humanities and Social sciences
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:his:diva-7215OAI: oai:DiVA.org:his-7215DiVA: diva2:604912
The Danish Conference of Sociology 2012, Aarhus University, 19-20 January 2012