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Investigating Citizenship: an agenda for citizenship studies

Isin, Engin F. and Turner, Bryan S. (2007). Investigating Citizenship: an agenda for citizenship studies. Citizenship Studies, 11(1) pp. 5–17.

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This essay takes stock of our editorial collaboration in the past decade and outlines those ideas that we find most promising and approaches that are most fruitful in investigating citizenship. We offer it as an agenda; not so much a dogmatic sequence of principles as an ethos toward conceiving democratic citizenship as a cosmopolitan virtue. We propose a cosmopolitan mobility tax and a cosmopolitan goods and services tax to illustrate how that cosmopolitan virtue must find a practical expression.

Item Type: Journal Article
ISSN: 1469-3593
Keywords: citizenship; cosmopolitanism; state; rights; obligations
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Politics and International Studies
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
Item ID: 9561
Depositing User: Engin F. Isin
Date Deposited: 01 Oct 2007
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:04
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