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Cosmopolitanisms By Robert J. Holton

Cosmopolitanisms
by Robert J. Holton

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Cosmopolitanisms explores how social groups find ways of living productively with each other. This book analyzes theoretical approaches and research to give a new understanding of the cultural, personal, moral and legal dimensions of cosmopolitanism.
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Cosmopolitanisms: New Thinking and New Directions by Robert J. Holton

Cosmopolitanisms explores how social groups find ways of living productively with each other. This book analyzes theoretical approaches and research to give a new understanding of the cultural, personal, moral and legal dimensions of cosmopolitanism. This is a key critical guide to cosmopolitanism for all students of globalization and sociology.

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Cosmopolitanisms Reviews


"Cosmoplitanisms is not only superbly clear and logical, the coverage of the literature is impressively comprehensive. The scale of the bibliography alone will commend it as a first-class teaching text... Cosmopolitanisms is a refreshingly wise book." Bryan S. Turner, Wellesley College USA, 'The Sociological Review'

About Robert J. Holton


ROBERT J. HOLTON is Emeritus Professor of Sociology at Trinity College, Dublin where he previously held the Chair of Sociology. He is a leading historical sociologist and is widely published in the field of globalization. His books include the successful titles Globalization and the Nation-State, Making Globalization and Global Networks.

Table of Contents


Introduction.- PART I: THEORETICAL, HISTORICAL AND CONCEPTUAL ISSUES.- Conceptualizing Cosmopolitanism: A Reappraisal.- A Historical Sociology of Cosmopolitanism.- Cosmopolitanism and Social Theory.- PART II: EMPIRICAL RESEARCH ISSUES.- Cosmopolitanism: Social and Cultural Research.- Cosmopolitanism: Legal and Political Research.- Cosmopolitanism in Ireland.- Conclusion.- Appendix I: Cosmopolitanism, Cosmopolitan, Cosmopolitans, Cosmopolitics.- Bibliography.

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GOR009970465
Cosmopolitanisms: New Thinking and New Directions by Robert J. Holton
Robert J. Holton
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Macmillan Education UK
2009-05-28
208
0230228674
9780230228672
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