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noun as in melting pot

noun as in multiculturalism

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It is meant to suggest a kind of pluralism in the chambers of power in Moscow, with rival camps of liberals and hawks, oligarchs and generals, pulling the President toward fringe positions, which his decisions balance out.

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Climate justice needs to be a key facet of the turn toward pluralism in civics and history education.

Space provided a means of thinking about the challenge of pluralism and the promise of bestowing universal rights because, after all, nobody is more alien than a space alien.

To make this work, accepting pluralism must be the rule, imposing national uniformity the exception.

Not only is he wrong—but the true patriots are the ones standing up for pluralism in America.

All this makes the pluralism of the modern world a scary, unwelcoming place.

Rent regulation promises true pluralism, an ideal in which the multilingual Needelman has a deeply personal stake.

Except for the two-state solution, the only issue that reliably drew applause was religious pluralism in Israel.

Would liberals (not to mention what's left of Jewry) in Italy argue that the petitioners furthered "pluralism"?

Was there not a law against this kind of pluralism, tacitly agreed upon by critics, and applied by them with remorseless rigour?

Pluralism, not monism, is the fashion of the day, and some carry it almost to polytheism.

This kind of pluralism is of course fundamentally incompatible with the presuppositions of my paper.

Pluralism is well ordained in present political practice and demands a modification of hierarchical and monistic theory.

Pluralism, nepotism, simony and all the other ancient abuses were more rampant than ever.


On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pluralism, such as: fusion, conflation, ethnic diversity, multiculturalism, and multiculturism.

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