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John McCormick


This book attempts to identify and outline the political, economic, and social norms and values associated with Europe and Europeans. It argues that regardless of the doubts associated with the exercise of European integration and the work of the European Union, and regardless of residual identities with states and nations, Europeans have much in common. The opening chapters deal with the historical development of European ideas, and are followed by chapters addressing European attitudes towards the state (including a rejection of state‐based nationalism, new ideas about patriotism and citizen ... More

Keywords: europeanism, european integration, nationalism, cosmopolitanism, communitarianism, welfarism, sustainable development, multiculturalism, secularism, civilian power, multilateralism

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2010 Print ISBN-13: 9780199556212
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2010 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199556212.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

John McCormick, author
Professor, Department of Political Science, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.
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