By Jacques Audinet
Anthropologist and sociologist Jacques Audinet proposes an alternative choice to tradition wars and easy multiculturalism as he explores the heritage and evolution of mestizaje, the blending of races and cultures leading to a 3rd and new strength in a position to ease the tensions among the unique . Audinet stories the tragic heritage of imperial and colonial conquests and lines the expansion of mestizaje, in particular encouraged by way of literature, track and sports.
Audinet argues that, rather than chasing or keeping the appearance of "pure" races, we have to face the transferring obstacles of peoples and cultures. He recognizes the uncertainty of the adjustments, yet emphasizes the basic function that mestizaje can play within the avoidance of racial and cultural clashes whereas pursuing equality as a part of the promise of a democratic society.
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The Human Face of Globalization: From Multicultural to Mestizaje by Jacques Audinet