THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Turkish vision of the multikulturalism problem in Germany (review of the book written by Seyran Ates Der Multikulti-Irrtum)

2013. 3, pp. 443-446

Lebedeva Irena V.  - Sc.D. (Sociology), Associate Professor, Astrakhan State University, 20a Tatishev st., Astrakhan, 414056, Russia,, irenalebedeva@mail.ru

Lebedeva Lyudmila K.  - Senior Teacher, Astrakhan State University, 20a Tatishev st., Astrakhan, 414056, Russia,, milalebedeva@mail.ru

The book by Seyran Ates, the German author of the Turkish origin, published in 2010 became especially popular after the statement of the Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel about the crash of ideas of multiculturalism. In the book the author tells the reader about the destiny of Turkish migrants of the first, second and third generation in Germany, opens the reasons of unsuccessful integration, thereby answering questions of Thilo Sarrazin why Turkish migrants in Germany are integrated worst of all.

Key words: migrants,Turkish migrants in Germany,Islam,integration,multiculturalism,"stranger",guest workers

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