Perspectives of integrating multiculturalism theory appliance in development of the conceptual approaches to the management of ethnocultural diversity in Ukraine


  • L. Y. Kornat Lviv regional institute of public administration, the National Academy of public administration, office of the President of Ukraine Address: 16, Sukhomlynsky str., L`viv-Bryuxovy`chi, 79491, Ukraine
Keywords: management of ethnocultural diversity, liberal integrating multiculturalism, theoretical model of public administration for ethnocultural diversity, principles of public administration of ethnocultural diversity

Abstract

It is proved in the article that the components of public administration of ethnoculturaldiversity in Ukraine are based on a concept model for integrating liberal multiculturalism.It is proved that if the problems of ethnic development are being neglected, itcould expose the danger to convert the factor of ethnic and cultural diversity from culturalheritage into the core of conflicts and controversies, cause loss of the territorial integrity.Hereafter the main problems resulting from inconsistent ethnic policy in Ukraineare defined. Based on the author’s terms definitions of ‘management of ethnoculturaldiversity’, ‘model’ and ‘conceptual model’ for managing ethnocultural diversity, it hasbeen determined the basic principles of public administration for ethnocultural diversityand proposed a conceptual (theoretical) model for management of ethnocultural diversityin Ukraine. Certain elements of the conceptual model of ethnocultural diversity managementare designated with the aim for integration and consolidation. It is proved that theadvantage of the management model for ethnocultural diversity, which is based on multiculturalism,is to facilitate the process of social integration, support for cultural diversity,protect individual rights of the representatives of the ethnic and cultural groups,make conditions for preserving the identity of ethnic and cultural groups of national societalculture which will allow forming common to all citizens’ national identity.

Author Biography

L. Y. Kornat, Lviv regional institute of public administration, the National Academy of public administration, office of the President of Ukraine Address: 16, Sukhomlynsky str., L`viv-Bryuxovy`chi, 79491, Ukraine
postgraduate
Published
2015-08-20
How to Cite
Kornat, L. (2015). Perspectives of integrating multiculturalism theory appliance in development of the conceptual approaches to the management of ethnocultural diversity in Ukraine. Public Administration Aspects, 3(7-8), 11-19. https://doi.org/10.15421/151553
Section
Theory and history of public administration