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Review: Cosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

Kwame Anthony Appiah's landmark new work, featured on the cover of the New York Times Magazine, challenges the separatist doctrines espoused in books like Samuel Huntington's THE CLASH OF CIVILIZATIONS. Reviving the ancient philosophy of “cosmopolitanism,” a school of thought that dates to the Cynics of the fourth century BC, Appiah traces its influence on the ethical legacies of the Enlightenment ... Read full review

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Review: Cosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers

User Review  - Rebecca - Goodreads

I had to read this book for my Senior Seminar class and I was not really looking forward to it. I ended up not hating it. Although the first couple chapters were a little too abstract for me, after ... Read full review

Review: Cosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers

User Review  - Jesse Field - Goodreads

From "Introduction: Making Conversation" Cosmopolitism dates at least to the Cynics of the fourth century BC, who first cointed the expression cosmopolitan, 'citizen of cosmos.' The formulation was ... Read full review

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