1. See Charles Taylor's Sources of the Self: The Making of the Modern Identity (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1989) for a probing account of moral sources.

2. See Mette Hjort, The Strategy of Letters (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1993).

3. Benjamin R. Barber, Jihad vs. McWorld (New York: Ballantine Books, 1995) 9.

4. See Charles Taylor's "The Politics of Recognition" in Multiculturalism and the Politics of Recognition, edited by Amy Gutmann (Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1994), 25-74. For a discussion of related issues, see James Tully's Strange Multiplicity: Constitutionalism in an Age of Diversity (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995).

5. For an insightful account of postnational citizenship, see Yasemin Soysal's Limits of Citizenship: Migrants and Postnational Membership in Europe (Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1994. On globalization, see Arjun AppaduraiOs Modernity at Large: Cultural Dimensions of Globalization (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1996). For a sceptical take on similar issues, see John A. Hall and Charles LindholmOs Is America Falling Apart? (Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1999).