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Levy, Orly and Peiperl, Maury A. and Jonsen, Karsten (2016) 'Cosmopolitanism in a Globalized World: An Interdisciplinary Perspective.' Advances in Global Leadership, 9. pp. 281-323.

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Abstract

Cosmopolitanism represents a complex, multilevel, multilayer phenom-enon manifested in a variety of social spheres, including moral, political,social, and cultural. Yet, despite its prominence in other disciplines, cos-mopolitanism has received relatively scant attention in internationalmanagement research. Furthermore, the understanding of cosmopolitan-ism as an ever-present social condition in which individuals are embeddedlags significantly behind.In this chapter, we develop a conceptual framework for cosmopolitanismas an individual-level phenomenon situated at the intersection of themoral, political, and sociocultural perspectives. The framework expli-cates the interrelations between macrolevel dynamics and individualexperiences in a globalized world. We conceptualize cosmopolitanism asan individual disposition manifested and enacted through identities, atti-tudes, and practices. We also highlight the diversity of individuals whocan be considered cosmopolitans, including those who may not possess.

Item Type: Journal Article
SOAS Departments & Centres: Departments and Subunits > School of Finance & Management
ISSN: 15351203
Copyright Statement: © Emerald Publishing This is the version of the article accepted for publication in Advances in Global Leadership published by Emerald https://doi.org/10.1108/S1535-120320160000009009
DOI (Digital Object Identifier): https://doi.org/10.1108/S1535-120320160000009009
Date Deposited: 21 Nov 2019 16:02
URI: https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/id/eprint/31930

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