chapter  7
20 Pages

Creativity, Culture Contact, and Diversity

WithAlfonso Montuori, Hillary Stephenson

The scope of the discourse of cultural diversity spans the globe and encompasses much of the twentieth century. Adding additional perspectives requires the examination of some of the existing dominant frameworks related to cultural diversity. It also necessitates addressing the way the underlying assumptions and the contexts out of which these frameworks arose, and how they have shaped the focus and parameters of cultural diversity theory and research.