PART ONE: GLOBAL POLITICS.
Chapter 1. Chasing the Elusive Society.
Chapter 2. The Great Separation Mark Two.
Chapter 3. Living and Dying in the Planetary Frontier-Land.
PART TWO: LIFE POLITICS.
Chapter 4. (Un)Happiness of Uncertain Pleasures.
Chapter 5. As seen on TV.
Chapter 6. Consuming Life.
Chapter 7.From Bystander to Actor.
CONCLUSION: From Utopia with no Topos.
- A major new book by Zygmunt Bauman, one of the leading social theorists in the world today.
- Addresses the changing nature of global politics and of life politics – and the relations between them.
Deals with a range of very topical issues such as the changing nature of war and military conflict in the aftermath of 11th September.
Bauman argues that the great challenge facing us today is to find new ways to reforge human diversity into human solidarity.