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cosmopolite

(kŏz-mŏp′ə-līt′)
n.
1. A cosmopolitan person: a true cosmopolite—a Renaissance man.
2. Ecology An organism found in most parts of the world.

cos·mop′o·lit′ism (-lī-tĭz′əm, -lĭ-tĭz′-) n.
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As a gender scholar trained in a European context, I solemnly agree with Shu-mei Shih on the fact that it is due to an institutionalized academic asymmetrical cosmopolitism that many European scholars are not aware that the journey towards Chinese liberation has taken both similar and divergent steps than those in Europe.
In short, Caney's cosmopolitism does not demand full compensation for the damages caused throughout history, but instead suggest a way to share the burden within the system of distributive justice.
Paul Healy in 'Situated Cosmopolitanism, and the Conditions of its Possibility: Transformative Dialogue as a Response to the Challenge of Difference' takes as his point of departure Habermas' effort to solve this problem through his discourse model of cosmopolitism. This model upholds universality while empowering us as citizens and authors of the laws and policies by which we are governed.
In Vietnam's case its basic parameters include: geography, nationalism and cosmopolitism, resource imbalance, integration and diversity, and history.
From its outset, European integration has had a "cosmopolitan momentum" (4) and, as it stands today, the EU and its supranational governance is often understood as a form of "institutionalized cosmopolitism." (5) However, the fact that cosmopolitan ideals are embedded in the conception of the EU is not sufficient to justify a cosmopolitan status.
chapter "The Soviet people" below) and its antithesis in post-war Soviet political rhetoric: "cosmopolitism", in order to demonstrate the similarity of the internal structures of these two concepts.
One of the paradoxes of the American culture consists in having let nativism coexist with cosmopolitism, allowing different interpretations of the balance between the one and the parts in the E pluribus unum.
They do not issue fatwas, but address the spiritual and psychological needs of those groping to forge a meaningful identity anchored in a new scriptural cosmopolitism.
(Yubraj Aryal interviewed Kwame Anthony Appiah on Cosmopolitism and Issues of Ethical Identity.
These authors pointed out that regional studies in which a concerted effort to determine species with a consistent taxonomy provide a way to examine cosmopolitism. They also mentioned several examples of morphological detailed studies which demonstrated that taxa may be misidentified or erroneously described as having disjoint distribution.
The cosmopolitism of Venturi, who was always able to study every phenomenon in its international context and uncover all its connections, does not contradict patriotism, the love for one's birthplace and for the people who live there....
Humanism has been referred to as an international community and the ideology behind cosmopolitism. Both concepts express a long-established belief that all of humanity belongs to a single moral community.