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Dennis Smith
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Dennis Smith has provided by far the most comprehensive, criticaloverview of perhaps the foremost theorist of postmodernity. Bysituating Bauman's ideas in relation to other s, Smith's volume will be a wonderful text for bothstudents and professors.

Dennis Smith has provided by far the most comprehensive, criticaloverview of perhaps the foremost theorist of postmodernity. Steven Seidman, author ofContested Knowledge: Social theory in the postmodern era. 'This superb introduction to the thought of one of the leadingcontemporary social theorists is both comprehensive, entirelyreliable and written in a clear and approachable manner.

Dennis Smith has provided by far the most comprehensive, critical overview of perhaps the foremost theorist of postmodernity. By situating Bauman's ideas in relation to other contemporary theorists, Smith's volume will be a wonderful text for both students and professors. Steven Seidman, author of Contested Knowledge: Social theory in the postmodern era. 'This superb introduction to the thought of one of the leading contemporary social theorists is both comprehensive, entirely reliable and written in a clear and approachable manner

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A world beyond objective reality Postmodernity, Zygmunt Bauman . currently writing in collaboration with Dennis Smith

A world beyond objective reality Postmodernity, Zygmunt Bauman believes, is the human condition that arrives after people stop believing in the big promises made by modern ideologies; after they refuse to accept any longer, for example, that socialism will bring equality and freedom, or that fascism will purify society, or that democracy will give power to the people, or that science gives humankind. Zygmunt Bauman was a man of action, a brilliant persuader, and a stern moralist. As a young communist he acted with sincerity on the maxim that an omelette cannot be made without breaking eggs. currently writing in collaboration with Dennis Smith

In his book Modernity and Ambivalence Bauman began to theorise about such indeterminate persons in terms of an allegorical . 2000: Dennis Smith, Zygmunt Bauman: Prophet of Postmodernity (Key Contemporary Thinkers). Cambridge: Polity; ISBN 0-7456-1899-5.

In his book Modernity and Ambivalence Bauman began to theorise about such indeterminate persons in terms of an allegorical figure he called, 'the stranger. Drawing upon Georg Simmel's sociology and the philosophy of Jacques Derrida, Bauman came to write of the stranger as the person who is present yet unfamiliar, society's undecidable.

Dennis Smith's book is part of Polity's series of Key Contemporary Thinkers, and on this . The first book-length introduction to the work of Zygmunt Bauman - one of the most influential authors in the postmodernity debate.

He has not written a 'Beginner's Guide to Bauman', but rather an in-depth piece of work which includes some lengthy correspondence with Bauman. Contemporary Politics. The first book-length introduction to the work of Zygmunt Bauman - one of the most influential authors in the postmodernity debate

tai kirjoita muistiinpanoja lukiessasi kohdetta Zygmunt Bauman: Prophet of Postmodernity. Dennis Smith is Professor of Sociology at Loughborough University, and the author of many books, including The Rise of Historical Sociology (Polity Press, 1991).

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Bauman, Zygmunt Postmodernism Civilization, Modern. Similar books and articles. Michel Foucault in Continental Philosophy. Conversations with Zygmunt Bauman. Zygmunt Bauman & Keith Tester - 2001. Postmodernity and its Discontents. Zygmunt Bauman - 1997. The Social Thought of Zygmunt Bauman. Life in Fragments: Essays in Postmodern Morality. Zygmunt Bauman - 1995 - Blackwell.

In this major new assessment of Zygmunt Bauman's work, Smith gives a clear introduction to this controversial and challenging sociologist. ISBN13:9780745618999. Release Date:February 2000.

In this major new assessment of Zygmunt Bauman's work, Smith gives a clear introduction to this controversial and challenging sociologist.