CULTURAL HERITAGE AND CONTEMPORARY CHANGE

SERIES IVA. EASTERN AND CENTRAL EUROPE, VOLUME 7







NATIONAL IDENTITY AS AN ISSUE OF KNOWLEDGE AND MORALITY

Georgian Philosophical Studies, I






edited by

N.V. CHAVCHAVADZE

GHIA NODIA

PAUL PEACHEY

 

CONTENTS


PREFACE  

FOREWORD  

INTRODUCTION  

EPILOGUE: Nationalism in Europe: from Its Origins through Its Late-Nineteenth Century Relations to Democratization

by Ronald Calinger  

PART I. NATIONAL IDENTITY AND NATIONALISM

1. Rethinking Nationalism and Democracy in the Light of Post-Communist Experience

by Ghia Nodia  

2. Person and Democracy

by George F. McLean  

3. Democracy and Nationhood

by Claes G. Ryn  

4. Reflections on the Nature of Modernity

by David Walsh  

PART II. THE LIBERAL CRITIQUE OF NATIONALISM

5. Signs of Contradiction: Nationalism and the Search for a Democratic `We'

by Michael Foley and Matthew Carr  

6. Nationalism and the Problem of Democracy: a Response to Professor Nodia

by Stephen P. Schneck  

7. Human Rights and a New Regional Order: CSCE as a Framework for Cultural Consensus

by David Little  

8. Nationalism and Human Development

by Richard A. Graham  

9. Post-Soviet Societies: Chauvinism or Catharsis

by Paul Peachey  

PART III. THE CRITIQUE OF LIBERALISM

10. Max Scheler's Personalism and Bourgeois Liberalism: a Critique of Liberalism as Ideology

by Stephen P. Schneck  

11. Enlightenment and Natural Rights

by Richard Kennington  

12. Democracy and the Ethical Life: A Philosophy of Politics and Community

by Claes G. Ryn  

13. Representation in Piaget's Theory

by Hans G. Furth  

14. The Status of Principles in Confucian Ethics

by A.S. Cua  

15. Henry Duméry's Henological Reduction and the Human Act

by David N. Power  

PART IV. EPISTEMOLOGICAL FOUNDATIONS OF NATIONAL IDENTITY

16. On the Two Systems of the World: Aristotle and Kant

by Kakha Katsitadze  

17. The Primacy of Practical Reason

by N.V. Chavchavadze  

18. The Three Types of Relations between Knowledge and Morals

by Tina Bochorishvili  

19. Morality and Ethics according to Shota Rustaveli's Epic "The Knight in the Panther's Skin"

by Paata Chkheidze  

20. The Moral Aspect of Philosophy

by Ghia Nodia

 



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