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Author Meyer, Karl E. (Karl Ernest), 1937-
Title Pax ethnica : where and how diversity succeeds / Karl E. Meyer and Shareen Blair Brysac.
Published New York : PublicAffairs, c2012.
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 Floor3  HM1271 .M4152 2012    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxiii, 270 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue: sane oases in a rabid world -- Flensburg: land or peace? -- Kerala: Gods' own country -- Tatarstan: the Cave of the Clan Bears -- Marseille: black, blanc and beur -- Queens: embracing diversity -- Diversity and its discontents -- Epilogue: the future of us all.
Summary Explores places noted for minimal violence, rising life-expectancy, high literacy, and pragmatic compromises on cultural rights, documenting the ways and means that have proven successful in defusing ethnic tensions and maintaining peace.
Subject Cultural pluralism.
Ethnic relations.
Ethnic conflict.
Related Names Brysac, Shareen Blair.
ISBN 9781586488291 (hbk.)
1586488295 (hbk.)
9781610390484 (electronic)
1610390482 (electronic)
OCLC number 701015456