Dialogue and Humanism

Volume 4, Issue 2/3, 1994

Paris Arnopoulos
Pages 197-214

Cosmopolitan Universalism
Prolegomena to a Future Ideology

This paper looks into the recent trends leading towards a renewed world order and proposes some distinct ways to promote it. The contemporary global problematique is symptomatic of a revolutionary period of transition from the modern to the post-modern era. During this thne of upheaval and instabiUty, many outdated structures are being dismantled and various innovative systems are being attempted. Only when the winners have been determined and the major choices made, will the new social system settle down into a relative peace once again.