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A Grand Illusion?: An Essay on Europe by Tony Judt

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Tony Judt e, em conjunto com John Grisham e John le Carre, um dos meus escritores preferidos. Para alem da sua erudicao eu aprecio a simplicidade e a elegancia com que escrevia (infelizmente faleceu em 2010, ainda relativamente novo). Este livro e mais uma obra clarividente sobre a Europa e que tendo sido escrita em 1996 revela uma actualidade impressionante. Eu bem gostaria que o Tony Judt se tivesse enganado quando vaticinou que uma Europa verdadeiramente unida e improvavel. Claro que isso depende muito do que entendemos por Europa e ja agora por verdaedeiramente unida. Mas os acontecimentos mais recentes no seio dos paises do Euro parecem querer dar razao a Tony Judt. E ele explica sabiamente porque.
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Tim Bouverie. Tony Judt was not only a great historian, he was also a great essayist and commentator on international politics. Few in this country will be familiar with his journalism, however, since it was largely published in America by the the New York Review of Books and the New Republic. Thankfully, this situation can now be remedied through this collection of his writings, ranging from to his untimely death in from motor-neurone disease. As was often observed during his life, Judt was a man of apparent paradoxes. A secular Jew, who as a teenager had been a left-wing Zionist, he was castigated for criticising the actions of Israel. A historian of Europe, he spent most of his career teaching in America.

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"One of the most prescient texts on the European Union [Tony Judt] maps out everything we are witnessing today from the slow erosion of the welfare state to.
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A Grand Illusion?: An Essay on Europe

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This blog is hosted on Ideas on Europe. Revisiting a book on the general state and mid-term prospects of the European Union that was only written twenty years ago may turn out to be a very useful exercise. It puts into perspective the achievements and failures of what is a slow and long integration process. And it sheds an interesting, different, light on the present. If they are not wholly rosy, why is that?

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  1. Jul 11, The European community was founded nearly forty years ago, with the stated object of promoting the “ever-closer” union of its members. It is a.

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