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By David Held

ISBN-10: 0745648355

ISBN-13: 9780745648354

ISBN-10: 0745648363

ISBN-13: 9780745648361

This e-book units out the case for a worldly method of modern worldwide politics. It offers a scientific thought of cosmopolitanism, explicating its center ideas and justifications, and examines the position lots of those ideas have performed within the improvement of world politics, similar to framing the human rights regime. The framework is then used to handle the most urgent problems with our time: the challenge of economic markets, weather switch and the fallout from the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. In every one case, Held argues that lifelike politics is exhausted, and that cosmopolitanism is the recent realism.

See additionally Garrett Wallace Brown and David Held's The Cosmopolitanism Reader.

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