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By Michal Rozynek

This ebook delves into the philosophical presuppositions of recent political enterprise. Michal Rozynek explores where of nationalism in an more and more cosmopolitan global through imminent the basic questions of recent subjectivity from a brand new perspective. Taking as a kick off point the variations of the trendy self, this quantity argues that the undertaking of modernity results in an unresolvable pressure in the self-- one that likely jeopardizes our skill to take part in a public world. 
Rozynek is going directly to exhibit how nationhood can supply a solution to this stress, construction at the pioneering paintings of Liah Greenfeld. faraway from being a protection of tribalism, this booklet makes an attempt to take on either the questions of nationwide cohesion and cosmopolitan tasks, through problematizing the account of nationalism in modern political conception and advocating a revised version of universalism. 

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