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The art of life

Author: Zygmunt Bauman
Publisher: Cambridge ; Malden (MA) : Polity, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintedView all editions and formats
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A brilliant new book by Zygmunt Bauman, one of the most original and influential social thinkers writing today. Bauman examines how, in our liquid modern society, individuals are required to choose  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Zygmunt Bauman
ISBN: 9780745643250 0745643256 9780745643267 0745643264
OCLC Number: 821141964
Awards: SILIS
Description: 142 str. ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: What is wrong with happiness?. 1. Miseries of Happiness. 2. We, the Artists of Life. 3. The Choice. Afterword: On Organizing and Being Organized.
Responsibility: Zygmunt Bauman.

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"Brilliant ... To be read while listening to the Manic Street Preachers." Steven Poole, The Guardian "An insightful reflection on the pursuit of happiness - that state to which we are all conditioned Read more...

 
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