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Mar 17, Trevor rated it it was amazing. John rated it liked it Oct 03, Framed by discussions of such thinkers as Michel Foucault, Emannuel Levinas, Hans Jones and Richard Rorty, Postmodernity and Its Discontents explores this brave baiman era, tackling head-on such issues as the postmodernization of surveillance and social control; the often tenuous threads binding morality, ethics, and freedom together; contemporary artistic and aesthetic theory; and the complex associations between solidarity, difference and freedom.

Il disagio della postmodernità

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But in demanding the terrorization of the underclass, the silent American majority attempts to terrorize its own inner terrors Thanks for telling us about the problem.

So, we have things like the North American Free Trade Agreement at precisely the same time as huge fences are being erected to keep Mexicans out of the US. And in a parody of the dialectical idea of an identity of opposites, Bauman talks about how those at the top of the order have become essentially tourists — interested, but basically disinterested too in the societies they encounter from their safe and forever welcomed locations no matter where they go.

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. View all 11 comments. In this sense they are like commodities and money — the whole of the system is outraged if any restriction is placed on drlla free movement.

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No trivia or quizzes yet. What is it good for? Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Kindle Cloud Reader Read instantly in your browser. So, Marx said that one of the things Capitalism did to ensure lower wages was to create a reserve army of the This is an utterly fascinating book. Page 84 Increasingly, being poor is seen as crime; becoming poor, as the product of criminal predispositions or intentions — abuse of alcohol, gambling, drugs, truancy and vagabondage.

Postmodernity and Its Discontents by Zygmunt Bauman

Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required. Books by Zygmunt Bauman. But postmodern society has different notions of cleanliness. Page 43 By cautious and, if anything, conservative calculations, rich Europe counts among its citizens about three million homeless, twenty million evicted from the labour market, thirty million living below the poverty line.


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Page 39 At some point of our century it became common knowledge that men in uniforms are to be feared most. This is an utterly postmodernjt book. Or, we can afford them — we can afford to put them in prisons rather than houses or schools — we need to be protected from them.

Mads Posttmodernit rated it it was amazing Nov 20, Page 77 Unlike production, consumption is a thoroughly individual activity: Page Truly modern is not the readiness to delay gratification, but the impossibility of being gratified. Not Enabled Screen Reader: The years of deregulation and dismantling of the welfare provisions were also the years of rising criminality, of a growing police force and prison population.

The poor, far from meriting care and assistance, deserve hate and condemnation — as the very incarnation of sin.