Introduction: Qualifying Cosmopolitanism?

Toni Erskine

in Embedded Cosmopolitanism

Published by British Academy

Published in print July 2008 | ISBN: 9780197264379
Published online February 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191734410 | DOI:

Series: British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship Monographs

Introduction: Qualifying Cosmopolitanism?

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This introductory chapter discusses the question of qualifying cosmopolitanism. It discusses concepts such as cosmopolitanism, ethical cosmopolitanism, and contemporary international politics. It also presents a new term, ‘embedded cosmopolitanism’, which is examined throughout the book. An overview of the following chapters is provided as well.

Keywords: cosmopolitanism; ethical cosmopolitanism; contemporary international politics; embedded cosmopolitanism

Chapter.  2990 words. 

Subjects: International Relations

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