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Book review: land of strangers

Barnett, Clive (2012) Book review: land of strangers. LSE Review of Books (18 Sep 2012). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

In Land of Strangers, Ash Amin presents an insightful exploration of the moral and material basis of how to nurture a sense of togetherness in a society of relative strangers. Judging recent trends of impersonal modern living as dangerous, this book considers relations that are not reducible to local or social ties in order to offer new suggestions for living in diversity and for forging a different politics of the stranger. Clive Barnett is not quite convinced, and had hoped for a more explicit vision of radical democracy.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/lsereviewofbooks/
Additional Information: © 2012 The Author
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Sets: Collections > LSE Review of Books
Date Deposited: 03 Jun 2013 13:06
Last Modified: 03 Jun 2013 13:06
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/50527

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