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By Darren J. O'Byrne

The Dimensions of world Citizenship takes factor with the idea that principles approximately international citizenship are in basic terms Utopian beliefs. the writer argues that, faraway from being a latest phenomenon, global citizenship has existed all through heritage as an intensive replacement to the inadequacies of the geographical region approach. purely within the post-war period has this perfect turn into politically significant. This social transformation is illustrated by way of references to the actions of world social activities in addition to these of person voters.

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