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Synonyms for cosmopolite

a sophisticated person who has travelled in many countries

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Expanding on the historical myopia implied in the operation of asymmetrical cosmopolitism, Shih furthers states that "the Western subject strongest weapon in practicing asymmetrical cosmopolitism is not that she/he denies the non-West access to cosmopolitism but that has the power to assume sheer neglect or ignorance of the non- West" ("Towards" 5).
The challenge is how to construct, or reconstruct, the internationalism of workers and peoples confronted by the cosmopolitism of oligarchic capital.
And the actor in 'padded waistcoat and brown corduroys' (II, 16) is just another version of Dunn's tweeded dominie-poet in 'Remembering Lunch': both are intellectuals who choose the 'solitude of toying with the earth' (II, 17) over urbane, go-getting cosmopolitism.
Most recently, scholars talk of "negative cosmopolitism" to highlight abjection, power and biopolitics.
Will Kymlicka (2010) claims that cosmopolitism is taking the effects of globalization to seriously and that the democratic (national) citizenship has far from lost its role, nor is it an out-dated design.
Amy Gutmann--and Cosmopolitism: Ethics in a World of Strangers, have been lauded for their clarity in forcing readers to grapple with a wide range of issues, including identity.
(3) The success of Italian opera in the world was largely due to its cosmopolitism, a dominating tendency in Italian artists and intellectuals since the times of imperial Rome.
Translation in the 1950s fostered a sense of cosmopolitism and in turn cultivated literary production in both Hong Kong and Taiwan.
Milagros' seductive beauty serves as a new bridge that reconnects Marina and her old self: travels, cosmopolitism, all that was left behind together with her failed marriage.
"Friederike Brun's Briefe aus Rom (1816): Cosmopolitism, Nationalism, and the Politics of Geistlichkeit." Women against Napoleon: Historical and Fictional Responses to His Rise and Legacy.
A travelling shot of the contents of Angelino's car's back seat also contains all the marks that associate him with wealth and cosmopolitism: the numerous gifts for the family, a 1972 Munich Olympics sticker, and a little red doll with horns and tail representing a devil that clearly defies Don Inocencio's power in the previous scene.
The people of Macedonia have thus confirmed and promoted their cosmopolitism, tolerance and respect for the other."
By all means, since Rousseau has criticised the apolitical and asocial impacts of cosmopolitism, (8) the probability of some deep moral and emotional distance between the victim and the observer of emergency and violence is quite evident.