The rise of the global imaginary and the persistence of ideology

Steger, M 2009, 'The rise of the global imaginary and the persistence of ideology', Global-e A Studies Journal, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 1-1.


Document type: Journal Article
Collection: Journal Articles

Title The rise of the global imaginary and the persistence of ideology
Author(s) Steger, M
Year 2009
Journal name Global-e A Studies Journal
Volume number 4
Issue number 2
Start page 1
End page 1
Total pages 1
Publisher University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Center for Global Studies
Abstract Political ideologies emerged at a crucial historical juncture - the great American and French revolutions of the eighteenth century - as authoritative systems of meaning consciously competing with religious doctrines. Taking a more this-worldly perspective on the origin and purpose of human communities, ideologies nonetheless resemble religion in their attempts to link the various ethical, cultural, and politcal dimensions of society into fairly a comprehensive shared mental models.
Subject Social Theory
International Relations
Keyword(s) globalization
global imaginary
national imaginary
ideology
market globalism
justice globalism
global justice
jihadist globalism
ISSN 19328060
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