Multiculture, double consciousness and the ‘war on terror’

  title={Multiculture, double consciousness and the ‘war on terror’},
  author={Paul Christopher Gilroy},
  journal={Patterns of Prejudice},
  pages={431 - 443}
  • P. Gilroy
  • Published 1 December 2005
  • Sociology
  • Patterns of Prejudice
ABSTRACT Gilroy explores the recent assertion that multiculturalism has failed and situates that pronouncement in the different historical and political settings provided by contemporary Britain and the United States. The positions on this problem that have been articulated on the two sides of the North Atlantic are contrasted. He then argues that the inability to process the loss of Britain's empire and the shame that has attended the exposure of Britain's colonial crimes remain active within… 
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  • Art
    European Journal of Cultural Studies
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