Multiculturalism in Sociology: Definition, Examples & Criticism


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How is multiculturalism defined?

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1. How is Canada recognized as an example of a multicultural country?

2. How do the terms integration and assimilation fit into a multicultural society?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

You can discover how much you know about multiculturalism in society with these study assessments. The quiz will address key topics like a definition of multiculturalism and Canada as an example of multiculturalism.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

See what you understand about the following:

  • Terms like assimilation and integration
  • Failure of multiculturalism in Europe
  • Criticism of multiculturalism with regard to a country's economy

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about multiculturalism
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained about how multiculturalism has failed in European countries
  • Making connections - use understanding of multiculturalism and how it's connected to terms like integration and assimilation

Additional Learning

The lesson called Multiculturalism in Sociology: Definition, Examples & Criticism will teach you more about these topics:

  • The benefits and disadvantages of multiculturalism
  • Multiculturalism definition
  • Examples of multicultural countries
  • Various criticisms of multiculturalism