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The world we want : restoring citizenship in a fractured age

Author: Mark Kingwell
Publisher: Lanham, Md. Rowman & Littlefield 2001
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book traces the history of the idea of citizenship, and argues for a new model for the next century. In the style of Michael Ignatieff's The Needs of Strangers, Kingwell takes a long look at  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Kingwell
ISBN: 0742512665 9780742512665
OCLC Number: 248644682
Notes: Orig. publ.: Toronto : Viking, 2000
Description: XVI, 253 Seiten
Contents: Part 1 The World We Have Part 2 Rights and Duties Chapter 3 The Perfect Citizen Chapter 4 The Evil of Banality Chapter 5 Hope's Imagination Part 6 Virtues and Vices Chapter 7 A Friendship Chapter 8 Challenges to Virtue Chapter 9 The Pact of Civility Part 10 Spaces and Dreams Chapter 11 In the Arcades Chapter 12 Postcultural Identities Chapter 13 Places to Dream Part 14 The World We Want
Responsibility: Mark Kingwell


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Mark Kingwell is a beautiful writer, a lucid thinker, and a patient teacher. Here, he expertly guides readers through the philosophical questions about what makes a just society. His insights are Read more...

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