noun /ˌkɑzməˈpɑlɪtənɪzm̩/
The idea that all of humanity belongs to a single moral community.

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  • Cosmopolitanism — Earthrise from Apollo 8 Cosmopolitanism is the ideology that all human ethnic groups belong to a single community based on a shared morality. This is contrasted with communitarian and particularistic theories, especially the ideas of patriotism… …   Wikipedia

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  • cosmopolitanism — See cosmopolitan. * * * ▪ Stoic philosophy       in Stoic philosophy, position taken by the Stoics against the traditional (Greek) distinction between Greeks and barbarians, made by applying to themselves the term cosmopolitans, thereby implying… …   Universalium

  • cosmopolitanism — kosmopolitizmas statusas T sritis Politika apibrėžtis Požiūris, kad, nepaisant visų socialinių, ekonominių, kultūrinių ir politinių skirtumų, žmonės yra tos pačios pasaulinės visuomenės nariai. Kosmopolitai mano, kad žmonių prigimties bendrumas… …   Politikos mokslų enciklopedinis žodynas

  • cosmopolitanism — cosmopolitan ► ADJECTIVE 1) consisting of people from many different countries and cultures: a cosmopolitan metropolis. 2) familiar with and at ease in many different countries and cultures. ► NOUN ▪ a cosmopolitan person. DERIVATIVES… …   English terms dictionary

  • cosmopolitanism — noun see cosmopolitan II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cosmopolitanism — n. sophistication, worldliness,cosmo pol·i·tan·ism || ‚kÉ‘zmÉ™ pÉ‘lɪtÉ™nɪzm /‚ kÉ’zmÉ™ pÉ’l …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cosmopolitanism — cos·mo·pol·i·tan·ism …   English syllables

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