Cosmopolitanism - Ethics in a World of Strangers with Kwame Anthony Appiah

3/13/2006; 59 minutes

With the publication of 1992's In My Father's House, Kwame Anthony Appiah claimed his place at the forefront of African-American literary and cultural studies. A professor of philosophy at Princeton, he discusses how Western intellectuals and leaders have exaggerated the power of difference while neglecting the power of commonality. (#11468)

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