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2010 | 2 | 67-82

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'TAMING OF OTHERNESS' - HUMAN MIGRATION IN AN INTEGRATING EUROPE ('Oswajanie innosci - migranci w integrujacej sie Europie)


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This article presents migrant's situation in integration Europe in social - cultural context. It pays bigger attention on aspect of the multicultural and the category of 'otherness', and exactly on the interventions, which have to contribute to common, better functioning of groups from minority. It treats to the 'taming the otherness', that is different kind of processes, mechanisms and the workings which concern functioning in multicultural society, and they shape on different levels of political and social life. For example on level of working of European Union's power organs, governments of individual states, non - governmental organizations, and first of all in space of local community life. Those processes, mechanisms and workings have the target to approximate and understand 'the painting of Different' and his life style to the occupants of European Union, and as a consequence of this - better functioning the society of whole Commonwealth. The cultural factor is introduced as possessing the first-class meaning in general process of European integration.


  • Katarzyna Winiecka, Uniwersytet w Bialymstoku, ul. Sklodowskiej-Curie 14, 15-097, Bialystok, Poland


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