"Life in Fragments" is a continuation of the themes and motifs explored in Zygmunt Bauman's acclaimed study, Postmodern Ethics (Blackwell, 1993). Described by Richard Sennett as a major event in social theory, Postmodern Ethics subverted the pieties of subversion which rule the postmodern imagination, arguing for an ethic of being with the Other, beyond the fashionable imperative of anything goes or the deconstruction of identity through difference.
Introduction: In Search of Postmodern Reason.
1 Morality without Ethics.
2 Forms of Togetherness.
3 Broken Lives, Broken Strategies.
4 A Catalogue of Postmodern Fears.
5 The Stranger Revisited - and Revisiting.
6 Violence, Postmodern.
7 Tribal Moralities.
8 Morality and Politics.
Series: Chemistry of Plant Protection; 11
Number Of Pages: 300
Published: 12th June 1995
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.87 x 15.54
Weight (kg): 0.45
Edition Number: 1