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Melting pots & rainbow nations

conversations about difference in the United States and South Africa

by Jacklyn Cock

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • South Africa,
  • United States.,
  • South Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Pluralism (Social sciences) -- United States,
    • Pluralism (Social sciences) -- South Africa,
    • Minorities -- United States,
    • Minorities -- South Africa,
    • Difference (Psychology),
    • Equality,
    • Biological diversity -- United States,
    • Biological diversity -- South Africa,
    • United States -- Race relations,
    • South Africa -- Race relations

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-227) and index.

      Other titlesMelting pots and rainbow nations
      StatementJacklyn Cock and Alison Bernstein.
      ContributionsBernstein, Alison R., 1947-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.A1 C63 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination241 p. ;
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3938118M
      ISBN 100252027159, 0252070275
      LC Control Number2001002658

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      On the wall behind the desk hangs a book-rack with brightly bound English books. A grand piano stands at left centre back, holding a pile of music and one huge Hebrew tome. There is a table in the middle of the room covered with a red cloth and a litter of objects, music, and newspapers. Book reviewsCock and Bernstein, Melting Pots and Rainbow Nations, Women's Review of Books, Oct , no. 1. – of M. Guigni and F. Passy (eds.), Political Altruism? Solidarity movements in internaitonal perspective, for Social Forces, forthcoming.

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