Multicultural Challenges and Sustainable Democracy in Europe and East Asia

  • Nam-Kook Kim

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction

    1. Nam-Kook Kim
      Pages 1-12
  3. Socio-cultural Cleavage and Challenges to Democracy in East Asia

  4. Discontent over Multiculturalism and Alternative Routes in Europe

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 293-301

About this book


This collection examines the current stage of multicultural challenges and their influence on democracy in 12 countries of Europe and East Asia. Contributors draw out the differences between European and East Asian approaches to universalizing locality and localizing global norms regarding human rights and democratic individuality.


Europe East Asia Multiculturalism Democracy Universality Locality Global Norms Democratic Individuality Shared Value Diversity conflict democracy desegregation environment human rights Integration Nation neoliberalism Policy

Editors and affiliations

  • Nam-Kook Kim
    • 1
  1. 1.Korea UniversitySeoulRepublic of Korea

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