Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 October 2016

352 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9781784994037

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The new Bauman reader

Thinking sociologically in liquid modern times

Edited by Tony Blackshaw

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Contains an epilogue by Bauman himself
  • The first reader on Bauman since 2000 DS Bauman has published many books since then
  • Bauman's work is a must read for social theory, political theory and sociology courses. He is also taught in disciplines including philosophy, cultural studies, human geography and criminology
  • Tony Blackshaw is an influential and established commentator on Bauman with an international reputation
  • Designed for an audience raised on sound-bite culture, without being reductive of Bauman's contribution. It mixes short and longer pieces including interviews with Bauman

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