Notes for Reading 1

2 Pages
Unlock Document

Political Science
Waldemar Skrobacki

Globalization and Governance Reading Week One Politics of meaning clash of different objectives and theories of politics at the global level and over methods of studying global politics The failure of the Greek city state system to develop an effective governance structure led some observers of the time to propose the idealist Utopianism concept of cosmopolitanism citizenship in a world stateTheory changes how we respond to events and how we think of and interpret what we are doingIdealism Utopianism Utopia Ideal citystate Morally good place historically no place A Utopian vision would clash with the world how it is today creating a healthy tension between the existent and the idealWith the relinquishmnet of utopias man would lose his will to shape history and therewith his ability to understand itIdealists used WWI as an excuse for integration where common values embraced and differences alienatedDiffrences between the real world and Utopiansim only arose through lack of education evil forces against peace
More Less

Related notes for POLD89H3

Log In


Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.