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Author Norgren, Jill.

Title American cultural pluralism and law / Jill Norgren and Serena Nanda.

Published Westport, CT : Praeger Publishers, 2006.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  342.73087 NORG    AVAILABLE
Edition 3rd ed.
Physical description xvii, 287 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references( pages 267-271) and index.
Contents Introduction: E Pluribus Unum? -- I. Race and Ethnicity -- 1. Native Americans, Land, and Law -- 2. Trouble in Paradise: Native Hawaiian and Puerto Rican Sovereignty -- 3. African Americans: The Fight for Justice and Equality -- 4. Immigration: Latinos and Law -- II. Religion -- 5. Religious Belief and Practice: The Mormons -- 6. Religious Belief and Practice: The Amish -- 7. The Culture Wars in American Schools -- 8. Religion and the Use of Illicit Drugs: The Rastafari and the Native American Church -- III. Gender -- 9. Women's Nature, Women's Lives, Women's Rights -- 10. Family Values: Gays and Marriage -- IV. Community and Citizenship -- 11. Fighting Prejudice: Persons with Disabilities and Homeless Persons -- 12. 100 Percent American: Who Qualifies in a National Emergency? Japanese Americans and the Law -- 13. Cultural Pluralism and the Rule of Law Post-9/11.
Other author Nanda, Serena.
Subject Minorities -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.
Multiculturalism -- Law and legislation -- United States.
ISBN 0275986926 (alk. paper)