Living with Difference: How to Build Community in a Divided World (California Series in Public Anthropology)

Living with Difference: How to Build Community in a Divided World (California Series in Public Anthropology)

David W. Montgomery


Whether divided towns or operating with populations at the margins of society, increasingly more engaged teachers have reached out to groups worldwide to deal with the sensible difficulties of residing with distinction. This e-book explores the demanding situations and prerequisites of accommodating distinction, notwithstanding tricky and uncomfortable such lodging should be. Drawing on fourteen years of theoretical insights and particular pedagogy, CEDAR—Communities enticing with distinction and Religion—has labored across the world with group leaders, activists, and different companions to take the insights of anthropology out of the school room and into the realm. instead of addressing clash by means of emphasizing what's shared, Living with distinction argues for the centrality of distinction in developing neighborhood, looking methods to not triumph over or deny transformations yet to dwell with and inside of them in a self-reflective area and perform. This quantity additionally incorporates a handbook for organizers to enforce CEDAR’s suggestions of their personal communities.

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