EMERGING IDEOLOGIES OF MULTICULTURAL DISCOURSE By R.Haripriya and Dr. Sunitha Anilkumar

Abstract The paper attempts to define multiculturalism and deals with emerging trend of different ideologies of multiculturalism. Multiculturalism can’t be context only in the homogeny group of any nation even it extend to mix multiple heterogenic ethnic groups such as aboriginal ethnic group and immigrated ethnic groups. It promotes to maintain the distinctiveness of multiple cultures. Multicultural policy has developed two diverge expeditions. One hand, it moves in the crucial role of cultural assimilation so it may digress the cultural heritage of any ethnical society. On the other hand, it…

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Race, Gender and Cultural Hegemony in Kiran Desai’s The Inheritance of Loss By Azmin C

Abstract Kiran Desai’s Man Booker Prize winning novel, The Inheritance of Loss presents a mega narrative of migration patterns, resistance and resolution, class, gender and ethnic conflicts. The novel captures as well the psychological impact the colonisation has invested upon the colonised. Globalisation, in its new form of colonisation, has a far reaching effect resulting in class, racial and gender prejudice. The paper proposes to discuss the issues of race, gender and cultural hegemony. The paper shall also relate these three themes in connection with different scenario and how power…

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