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The destiny of Europe, Destinul Europei, Andrei Marga

Table Of Contents
Part I. Identity: Frontiers of Europe -- The European identity. A generative concept -- The fall of Europe -- Historiography today -- Confronting the future -- Part II. Sources : Judaism, Christianity and the roots of Europe -- Emancipation, assimilation dissimilation -- Forgotten values of Europe -- Europe from the American perspective -- The religious turn. On the new relation betwen science and religion -- Part III. Difficulties: Correction of identities -- Democracy as a form of life -- Brain drain -- Situating values -- Relativism -- Motivation and apathy -- Values of European University -- Part IV. Crises: Issues of the Constitution -- Nation -An obsolete matter? -- Consequences of the crisis -- Multiculturalism, interculturality, leadership -- Eastern Europe after twenty years -- Social crisis? -- The political suspension of ethics -- Part V. Challenges: legitimacy -- Multilateralism -- Competitiviness, values, vision -- The virtues and the risk of governance -- Biotechnology -- Religion and the state today -- Part VI. Diagnoses: Pragmatic of communication -- Current diagnoses -- The uncertain society -- On the post-secular society -- Secularisation correction -- Part VII. Prognoses: Modelling the new Europe -- The social state reconstructed -- The changing of the world -- The absence of Europe -- The alternatives of Europe -- Selected bibliography
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
495 p. ;, 24 cm

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