A Philosophy of Nationhood and the Modern Self by Michal Rozynek PDF

By Michal Rozynek

ISBN-10: 1137595051

ISBN-13: 9781137595058

This ebook delves into the philosophical presuppositions of contemporary political corporation. Michal Rozynek explores where of nationalism in an more and more cosmopolitan international via imminent the basic questions of contemporary subjectivity from a brand new perspective. Taking as a kick off point the changes of the fashionable self, this quantity argues that the undertaking of modernity results in an unresolvable rigidity in the self-- one that probably jeopardizes our skill to take part in a public world. 
Rozynek is going directly to convey how nationhood can supply a solution to this rigidity, development at the pioneering paintings of Liah Greenfeld. faraway from being a security of tribalism, this e-book makes an attempt to take on either the questions of nationwide team spirit and cosmopolitan tasks, through problematizing the account of nationalism in modern political conception and advocating a revised version of universalism. 

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