Chapter 2. The Tradition of Rational Utopianism

  1. Ronald Niezen

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470776582.ch2

A World Beyond Difference: Cultural Identity in the Age of Globalization

A World Beyond Difference: Cultural Identity in the Age of Globalization

How to Cite

Niezen, R. (2004) The Tradition of Rational Utopianism, in A World Beyond Difference: Cultural Identity in the Age of Globalization, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470776582.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405127370

Online ISBN: 9780470776582

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Keywords:

  • utopianism;
  • national boundaries;
  • zeno of citium;
  • elizabethan age;
  • civilization of atlantis

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • A Durable Ideal

  • Early Imaginings

  • Scientific Discovery and Universal Rights

  • Socio-evolutionism

  • World History and World Revolution