Ritically discuss whether the concept of citizenship loses or gains importance in the context of globalisation.

a?a¦ it is worth considering whether the concept of citizenship is in danger of becoming little more than a convenient label, politically correct, but effectively empty of meaninga? (Morgan, 2009: 15).

Critically discuss whether the concept of citizenship loses or gains importance in the context of globalisation.

Core Reading:

P. Kivisto and T. Faist, (2007) Citizenship: Discourse, Theory and Transnational Prospects, Oxford, Blackwell Publishing.

B. Fine, (2001), Social Capital versus Social Theory: Political economy and social science at the turn of the millennium, London and New York, Routledge.

Field,J. (2000) Social Capital. London: Routledge, 2nd Edition

Giddens Anthony (1998) The Third Way: the renewal of social democracy. London: Polity Press.