What does it mean to be a European?

Delanty, Gerard (2005) What does it mean to be a European? Innovation / Innovation: The European Journal of Social Science Research, 18 (1). pp. 11-22. ISSN 1351-1610

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Abstract

The paper explores the notion of Europeanism, asking the question: what does it mean to be a European? In much the same terms as in Michael Walzer's often-cited essay 'What does it mean to be an American?', Walzer's analysis will serve as a point of departure for a discussion of different conceptions of European self-understanding. Some points of contrast will be made between American hyphenated identities and European identity, conceived of in terms of a notion of cosmopolitanism.

Item Type: Article
Schools and Departments: School of Law, Politics and Sociology > Sociology
Depositing User: Gerard Delanty
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 19:45
Last Modified: 25 Apr 2012 14:52
URI: http://srodev.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/22062
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