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By Zygmunt Bauman

'Liquid lifestyles’ is the type of lifestyles often lived in our modern, liquid-modern society. Liquid existence can't remain heading in the right direction, as liquid-modern society can't hold its form for lengthy. Liquid existence is a precarious existence, lived lower than stipulations of continuing uncertainty.

The so much acute and obdurate concerns that hang-out this liquid existence are the fears of being stuck sound asleep, of failing to meet up with fast paced occasions, of overlooking the ‘use by way of’ dates and being saddled with valueless possessions, of lacking the instant calling for a metamorphosis of tack and being left at the back of. Liquid lifestyles can be shot via through a contradiction: it needs to be a (possibly never-ending) sequence of recent beginnings, but accurately hence it's choked with concerns approximately quick and painless endings, with out which new beginnings will be unthinkable. one of the arts of liquid-modern residing and the abilities had to perform them, doing away with issues takes priority over their acquisition.

This and different demanding situations of existence in a liquid-modern society are traced and unravelled within the successive chapters of this new ebook via some of the most great and unique social thinkers of our time.

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'Liquid existence’ is the type of lifestyles in general lived in our modern, liquid-modern society. Liquid lifestyles can't remain on the right track, as liquid-modern society can't preserve its form for lengthy. Liquid lifestyles is a precarious existence, lived lower than stipulations of continuing uncertainty. the main acute and obdurate concerns that hang-out this liquid existence are the fears of being stuck sound asleep, of failing to meet up with fast-paced occasions, of overlooking the ‘use through’ dates and being saddled with valueless possessions, of lacking the instant calling for a metamorphosis of tack and being left at the back of.

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