Jatinder Mann

Jul 30, 2017

The Search for a New National Identity

The Rise of Multiculturalism in Canada and Australia, 1890s-1970s

Peter Lang 2016

purchase at bookshop.org In his new book, The Search for a New National Identity: The Rise of Multiculturalism in Canada and Australia, 1890s-1970s (Peter Lang Publishing, 2016), Jatinder Mann, an assistant professor of history at Hong Kong Baptist University, offers a comparative look at the policies and politics of multiculturalism in Canada and Australia. He explores how the two countries navigated the transition from Britishness as the defining idea of community to multiculturalism as the defining idea of the nation.

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