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Democracy without Nations?: The Fate of Self-Government in Europe

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Can Europe survive after abandoning the national loyalties—and religious traditions—that provided meaning? And what will happen to the United States as it goes down a similar path?

The eminent French political philosopher Pierre Manent addresses these questions in his brilliant meditation on Europe’s experiment in maximizing individual and social rights. By seeking to escap
Hardcover, 130 pages
Published November 15th 2007 by Intercollegiate Studies Institute
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Really heady stuff, breaking down the idea of the nation-state in Europe (and America). Love Folke Lindahl's Madison class right now.
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Pierre Manent est directeur d' etudes a l' Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Science Sociales, membre fondateur de la revue Commentaire.
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