skip to content
Social bonds as freedom : revisiting the dichotomy of the universal and the particular Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Social bonds as freedom : revisiting the dichotomy of the universal and the particular

Author: Paul Dumouchel; Reiko Gotō
Publisher: New York : Berghahn Books, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Central to discussions of multiculturalism and minority rights in modern liberal societies is the idea that the particular demands of minority groups contradict the requirements of equality, anonymity, and universality for citizenship and belonging. The contributors to this volume question the significance of this dichotomy between the universal and the particular, arguing that it reflects how the modern state has  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Dumouchel; Reiko Gotō
ISBN: 9781782386933 1782386939
OCLC Number: 896861937
Description: vi, 303 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Incompleteness and the possibility of making : towards denationalized citizenship? / Saskia Sassen --
Justice and culture : new contradictions in the era of techno-nihilistic capitalism / Mauro Magatti --
Bounded justifiability : making commonality on the basis of binding engagements / Laurent Thevenot --
On the poverty of our freedom / Axel Honneth --
Western humanitarianism and the representation of distant suffering : a genealogy of moral grammars and visual regimes / Fuyuki Kurasawa --
Parochial altruism and Christian universalism : on the deep difficulties of creating solidarity without outside enemies / Wolfgang Palaver --
Partial commitments and universal obligations / Paul Dumouchel --
A reluctant cosmopolitan / Anne Phillips --
Liberal autonomy and minority accommodation : a new approach / Geoffrey Brahm Levey --
Cultural boundaries and the reasonable accommodation of minorities : is secularism enough? / Gurpreet Mahajan --
Arrow, Rawls and Sen : the transformation of political economy and the idea of liberalism / Reiko Gotoh --
Conclusion : social bonds as freedom.
Responsibility: edited by Paul Dumouchel and Reiko Gotoh.

Abstract:

Central to discussions of multiculturalism and minority rights in modern liberal societies is the idea that the particular demands of minority groups contradict the requirements of equality,  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"This excellent set of essays offers a fantastic contribution to how we might consider the relation between the national and the global in modern political thought, written by many of the leading Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/896861937> # Social bonds as freedom : revisiting the dichotomy of the universal and the particular
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "896861937" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2233619144#Topic/universals_philosophy> ; # Universals (Philosophy)
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/323.1/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2233619144#Topic/citizenship_philosophy> ; # Citizenship--Philosophy
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/B105> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2233619144#Topic/liberalism_philosophy> ; # Liberalism--Philosophy
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:datePublished "2015" ;
   schema:description "Central to discussions of multiculturalism and minority rights in modern liberal societies is the idea that the particular demands of minority groups contradict the requirements of equality, anonymity, and universality for citizenship and belonging. The contributors to this volume question the significance of this dichotomy between the universal and the particular, arguing that it reflects how the modern state has instituted the basic rights and obligations of its members and that these institutions are undergoing fundamental transformations under the pressure of globalization. They show that the social bonds uniting groups constitute the means of our freedom, rather than obstacles to achieving the universal.--"@en ;
   schema:description "Incompleteness and the possibility of making : towards denationalized citizenship? / Saskia Sassen -- Justice and culture : new contradictions in the era of techno-nihilistic capitalism / Mauro Magatti -- Bounded justifiability : making commonality on the basis of binding engagements / Laurent Thevenot -- On the poverty of our freedom / Axel Honneth -- Western humanitarianism and the representation of distant suffering : a genealogy of moral grammars and visual regimes / Fuyuki Kurasawa -- Parochial altruism and Christian universalism : on the deep difficulties of creating solidarity without outside enemies / Wolfgang Palaver -- Partial commitments and universal obligations / Paul Dumouchel -- A reluctant cosmopolitan / Anne Phillips -- Liberal autonomy and minority accommodation : a new approach / Geoffrey Brahm Levey -- Cultural boundaries and the reasonable accommodation of minorities : is secularism enough? / Gurpreet Mahajan -- Arrow, Rawls and Sen : the transformation of political economy and the idea of liberalism / Reiko Gotoh -- Conclusion : social bonds as freedom."@en ;
   schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2233619144#Person/dumouchel_paul_1951> ; # Paul Dumouchel
   schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2233619144#Person/goto_reiko> ; # Reiko Gotō
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2233619144> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Social bonds as freedom : revisiting the dichotomy of the universal and the particular"@en ;
   schema:productID "896861937" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781782386933> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/896861937> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2233619144#Person/dumouchel_paul_1951> # Paul Dumouchel
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1951" ;
   schema:familyName "Dumouchel" ;
   schema:givenName "Paul" ;
   schema:name "Paul Dumouchel" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2233619144#Person/goto_reiko> # Reiko Gotō
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Gotō" ;
   schema:givenName "Reiko" ;
   schema:name "Reiko Gotō" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2233619144#Topic/citizenship_philosophy> # Citizenship--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Citizenship--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2233619144#Topic/liberalism_philosophy> # Liberalism--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Liberalism--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2233619144#Topic/universals_philosophy> # Universals (Philosophy)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Universals (Philosophy)"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781782386933>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1782386939" ;
   schema:isbn "9781782386933" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/896861937>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/896861937> ; # Social bonds as freedom : revisiting the dichotomy of the universal and the particular
   schema:dateModified "2018-03-11" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.