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Cultural Diversity and Liberal Society: A Case for Reprivatizing Culture
By Suri Ratnapala
This article appeared in the Fall 2005 issue of The Independent Review


Abstract

Not all cultures are compatible with liberalism in the classical sense, and the failure to recognize this fact may imperil liberal society. Given that cultural diversity is unavoidable, how should a liberal society respond to the illiberal cultural practices of some if its members?



Other Independent Review articles by Suri Ratnapala
    Fall 2007   Reviving the Invisible Hand: The Case for Classical Liberalism in the Twenty-first Century
    Fall 2003   Moral Capital and Commercial Society
    Summer 2003   Securing Constitutional Government: The Perpetual Challenge



Volume 10 Number 2
Fall 2005

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