Multiculturalism

Special Issue: Multiculturalism


Background Reading/Watching (to understand the concept of 'Multiculturalism'):





Read 'The Uses and Abuses of Multiculturalism' by Amartya Sento understand the different models of multiculturalism (especially Britain's).

Main Article:

Read the article below, titled 'British PM says multiculturalism has failed', and respond to the following questions in the discussion forum. In your response, you will use the article below as the stimulus but are also encouraged to use the background reading above as a resource to elucidate on your points. Remember to sign off your response with your name.



Discussion questions:

1. How does Singapore handle her multiracial issues?
2. How different are our approaches as compared to those in Europe?
3. Suggest better ways of helping people from different cultural backgrounds work and live together.