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Cosmopolitan Europe

John Western

Cosmopolitan Europe

a Strasbourg self-portrait

by John Western

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Published by Ashgate in Farnham, Surrey, England, Burlington, VT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Nationalism,
  • Interviews,
  • Biography,
  • Social conditions,
  • European National characteristics,
  • Ethnicity,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby John Western
    SeriesHeritage, culture and identity
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC801.S77 W47 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25170660M
    ISBN 109781409443711, 9781409443728
    LC Control Number2011052542

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But Euro /5(17). Cosmopolitan Europe | Wiley. Europe is Europe’s last remaining realistic political utopia. But Europe remains to be understood and conceptualized.

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Thus, if we are to understand cosmopolitan Europe. The past hundred years of Europe are distilled in the experiences of the citizens of Strasbourg. From the turn of the twentieth century untilEurope's ruling idea of nationalism Cited by: 1. This cosmopolitan culture vanished at the very beginning of the next century.

This book, which has eight long chapters and an epilogue, is far from being an easy read, due to the fact that almost each /5(53). Book Description. This book provides a fresh examination of the cosmopolitan project of post-war Europe from a variety of perspectives. It explores the ways in which European cosmopolitanism.

Table of Contents. Introduction: The Emerging Field of Cosmopolitan Studies by Gerard Delanty Part 1: Cosmopolitan Theory and Approaches ative Histories of Cosmopolitanism: Rethinking the.

Thus, the book argues for a pragmatic politics which is cognizant of the violent potential inherent in any cosmopolitan attempt to govern Europe, while recognising the contemporary dangers associated with the dominance of a market cosmopolitan by: 6.

Preface p. xii 1 Introduction: The European Malaise and Why the Idea of Cosmopolitan Europe Could Overcome It p. 1 1 Rethinking Europe p. 1 2 What is meant by cosmopolitan Europe. Chapter 1 * Introduction: The European Malady and Why the Idea of a Cosmopolitan Europe Could Evolve. * Chapter 2 * The Reflexive Modernization of Europe.

* Chapter 3 * The Cosmopolitan Empire: The State and Power in the Case of Europeanization. * Chapter 4 * Europe. Synopsis The past hundred years of Europe are distilled in the experiences of the citizens of Strasbourg.

From the turn of the twentieth century untilEurope's ruling idea of nationalism Author: John Western. The first two volumes – Power in the Global Age () and The Cosmopolitan Vision () were authored by Beck alone.

The third volume is co-authored with Edgar Grande. The main argument in. Book online and enjoy exclusive savings on Cosmos 17 Day Cosmopolitan Europe.

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The Europeans: Three Lives and the Making of a Cosmopolitan Culture is published by Allen Lane (£30). To order a copy go to or call Free UK p&p. The European malaise and why the idea of cosmopolitan Europe could overcome it --The reflexive modernization of Europe --Cosmopolitan empire: statehood and political authority in the process of.

With respect to the meaning of ‘being European’ it is striking that cosmopolitans have not only developed a stronger but also a more open European identity. This confirms central normative claims of cosmopolitan theory and demonstrates further possibilities to strengthen cosmopolitanization across Europe.

A persistent theme running through the book is the attempt to recover an authentically European tradition of cosmopolitan openness to otherness and tolerance of difference. What Europe needs. TY - BOOK. T1 - Cosmopolitan Europe.

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From the turn of the twentieth century untilEurope's ruling idea of nationalism rendered .