Europe Beyond Universalism and Particularism

  • Susanna Lindberg
  • Mika Ojakangas
  • Sergei Prozorov

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction: Transcending Europe

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Susanna Lindberg, Mika Ojakangas, Sergei Prozorov
      Pages 1-9
  3. The Idea of Europe

  4. Beyond European Identity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 101-101
    2. Susanna Lindberg
      Pages 103-119
    3. Sergei Prozorov
      Pages 135-161
    4. Ari Hirvonen
      Pages 162-178
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 179-194

About this book


Resulting from an interdisciplinary dialogue between philosophy, political science and International Relations about Europe as a political community this volume rethinks the European political project beyond the rigid opposition between universalism and particularism approaching Europe as a space of the exposure of differences to each other.


European identity European Politic history international relations Jürgen Habermas political science

Editors and affiliations

  • Susanna Lindberg
    • 1
  • Mika Ojakangas
    • 2
  • Sergei Prozorov
    • 3
  1. 1.School of Social Sciences and HumanitiesUniversity of TampereFinland
  2. 2.Department of Social Sciences and PhilosophyUniversity of JyväskyläFinland
  3. 3.Department of Political and Economic StudiesUniversity of HelsinkiFinland

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