How can we overcome the hate-filled division of society into urban elites and opponents of globalisation? The author believes a unified European culture, let alone a world culture, cannot and should not be the solution. He argues that local culture is the only way out of the crisis, and that the political engagement it generates will provide the basis for a credible representative democracy.
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"Responsibility, not Fantasy", in Culture Report, European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) Yearbook 2017/2018, p. 42-47.
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Reiter, Bernd, "Responsibility, not Fantasy" (2018). Government and International Affairs Faculty Publications. 144.