A New Politics of Identity: Political Principles for an Interdependent World / Edition 1

A New Politics of Identity: Political Principles for an Interdependent World / Edition 1

by Bhikhu Parekh
     
 

ISBN-10: 1403906467

ISBN-13: 9781403906465

Pub. Date: 05/27/2008

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Identity , Culture and Dialogue pursues many of the important issues raised in the author's Rethinking Multiculturalism focusing in particular on their consequences for global politics. In it Bhikhu Parekh develops a theory of identity that combines respect for diversity with a commitment to redistributive justice and rationality and applies this

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Identity , Culture and Dialogue pursues many of the important issues raised in the author's Rethinking Multiculturalism focusing in particular on their consequences for global politics. In it Bhikhu Parekh develops a theory of identity that combines respect for diversity with a commitment to redistributive justice and rationality and applies this theory to a range of key current debates on national identity, nationalism, fundamentalism and terrorism setting out the case for dialogue, global citizenship, and multiple ethics within the framework of a shared global morality.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403906465
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
05/27/2008
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.39(w) x 9.61(h) x 0.93(d)

Table of Contents

Do we need the Concept of Identity?
• Logics of Identity
• Discourses on National Identity
• Redistribution and Recognition
• Logic of Fundamentalism
• Reasoning and the Fundamentalist
• Nature and Limits of Intercultural Dialogue
• Culture and Globalization
• Clash of Civilizations
• Principles of Global Ethics
• Globally Oriented Citizenship
• Limits of Liberal Nationalism
• Common Belonging in a Multicultural Society
• Is Islam a Threat to Multicultural Democracy?

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