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  • Cultural pluralism

Cultural pluralism (Topical Term)

Preferred form: Cultural pluralism
Used for/see from:
  • Cultural diversity
  • Diversity, Cultural
  • Diversity, Religious
  • Ethnic diversity
  • Earlier heading: Pluralism (Social sciences)
  • Pluralism, Cultural
  • Religious diversity
See also:

Random House dict. (pluralism, Sociol., see cultural pluralism)

UNESCO thes. (cultural pluralism UF cultural diversity)

UNBIS thes. (cultural pluralism UF cultural diversity)

Thes. of sociological indexing terms (cultural pluralism)

Here are entered works on the condition in which numerous distinct ethnic, religious, or cultural groups coexist within one society. Works on policies or programs that foster the preservation of different cultural identities, including customs, languages, and beliefs, within a unified society such as a state or nation, are entered under Multiculturalism. Works on the blending of elements from two or more cultures, often producing a distinctive successor culture, are entered under Cultural fusion.

Notes under Cultural fusion; Multiculturalism