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We the Cosmopolitans
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Lisette Josephides, Alexandra Hall
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-30 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

The provocative title of this book is deliberately and challengingly universalist, matching the theoretically experimental essays, where contributors try different ideas to answer distinct concerns regarding cosmopolitanism. Leading anthropologists explore what cosmopolitanism means in the context of everyday life, variously viewing it as an aspect of kindness and empathy, as
The Cosmopolitans
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Ella Shohat
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Veenman Pub

Introduction by Zubin Shroff. Text by Ella Shohat, Robert Stam.
The Horse-head Fiddle and the Cosmopolitan Reimagination of Tradition in Mongolia
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Peter K. Marsh
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-25 - Publisher: Routledge

Few other nations have undergone as profound a change in their social, political, and cultural life as Mongolia did in the twentieth century. Beginning the century as a largely rural, nomadic, and tradition-oriented society, the nation was transformed by the end of this century into a largely urban, post-industrial, and
The Cosmopolitan Ideal
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Michael Scrivener
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Examines the new internationalism which emerged in Europe during the Enlightenment. This is the study of cosmopolitanism, which takes into account feminist and post-colonial critiques of the Enlightenment. It also offers cosmopolitanism as a solution to contemporary struggles to reach a post-national political identity.
The Cosmopolitan Imagination
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Gerard Delanty
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10-08 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A fresh assessment of cosmopolitanism in social and political thought which links cosmopolitan theory with critical social theory.