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The SAGE Handbook of Social Anthropology is a contemporary landmark volume that defines the field and outlines new directions in research. Divided into four sections, each edited by leading figures in social anthropology, this exhaustive Handbook covers interfaces, places, methodologies and futures. Within each section authors at the leading edge of the discipline contribute in-depth chapters on the central principles and latest developments in their area of expertise.
Chapter 2.14: The Cosmopolitan World
The Cosmopolitan World
Cosmopolitanism is a very old concept. It has, however, again found favour, in recent decades, as a means to describe and to analyse aspects of the human condition, especially as these pertain to relations between societies and their constituent units, and relations between levels or ranges of human society, from ...