School of Politics and International Relations

Nationalism, Democracy and Cosmopolitanism

The aim of this module is to explore the meaning and relevance of the concepts of nationalism, democracy and cosmopolitanism within contemporary politics. 

To achieve this aim, the module offers a fresh approach to current debates on the compatibility/opposition between cosmopolitanism and nationalism, the differences between citizenship and national identity, and the role of democracy in Western contemporary societies.


*Please note the availability of this option module will be confirmed at the start of the academic year.