The Resource Liquid sociology : metaphor in Zygmunt Bauman's analysis of modernity, edited by Mark Davis

Liquid sociology : metaphor in Zygmunt Bauman's analysis of modernity, edited by Mark Davis

Label
Liquid sociology : metaphor in Zygmunt Bauman's analysis of modernity
Title
Liquid sociology
Title remainder
metaphor in Zygmunt Bauman's analysis of modernity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mark Davis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Each chapter in this unique collection takes seriously Bauman's analysis of modernity as 'liquid', throwing new light upon global social problems, as well as opening up a space for assessing the nature of Bauman's contribution to sociology, and for understanding what may be gained and lost by embracing an artistic sensibility within the social sciences. With contributions from internationally renowned scholars, this book will appeal to all those interested in Bauman's work, especially within sociology, social, political and cultural theory, and to anyone curious about the value of metaphor in
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
  • 301.01
  • 303.4
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HM585
LC item number
.L57 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Davis, Mark
Series statement
  • Classical and contemporary social theory
  • Classical and Contemporary Social Theory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bauman, Zygmunt
  • Sociology
Label
Liquid sociology : metaphor in Zygmunt Bauman's analysis of modernity, edited by Mark Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Notes on Contributors; 1 Liquid Sociology - What For?; 2 Blurring Genres: A Conversation with Zygmunt Bauman on Metaphors, Science versus Art, Fiction and Other Tricks of the Trade; 3 Bauman's Challenge: Metaphors and Metamorphoses; 4 Bauman's Travels: Metaphors of the Token and the Wilderness; 5 'Welcome to the Hotel California': Bauman and Virilio on Utopia, Dystopia, and Globalisation; 6 The Heineken Effect: Bauman, Baudrillard and Žižek as Metaphorical Thinkers of Liquidity
  • 7 On the Liquidity of Evil: Modernity and the Dissolution of Ethics in Bauman's Social Theory8 Strangers, 'Others' and the Unstable Metaphors of Race Representation in Liquid Modernity; 9 Risk, Nichtwissen and Fear: Searching For Solidity in Liquid Times?; 10 From 'Solid' Producers and Consumers to 'Liquid' Prosumers; 11 The Question of a Sociological Poetics: Metaphors, Models and Theory; 12 'Metaphormosis': On the Metaphoricity of Zygmunt Bauman's Social Theory; 13 Conclusion: Liquid Sociology; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (253 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317104704
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000427924
  • (EBL)1426851
  • (OCoLC)861536504
  • (SSID)ssj0001002084
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12449596
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001002084
  • (PQKBWorkID)10995756
  • (PQKB)10897523
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1426851
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000427924
Label
Liquid sociology : metaphor in Zygmunt Bauman's analysis of modernity, edited by Mark Davis
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Notes on Contributors; 1 Liquid Sociology - What For?; 2 Blurring Genres: A Conversation with Zygmunt Bauman on Metaphors, Science versus Art, Fiction and Other Tricks of the Trade; 3 Bauman's Challenge: Metaphors and Metamorphoses; 4 Bauman's Travels: Metaphors of the Token and the Wilderness; 5 'Welcome to the Hotel California': Bauman and Virilio on Utopia, Dystopia, and Globalisation; 6 The Heineken Effect: Bauman, Baudrillard and Žižek as Metaphorical Thinkers of Liquidity
  • 7 On the Liquidity of Evil: Modernity and the Dissolution of Ethics in Bauman's Social Theory8 Strangers, 'Others' and the Unstable Metaphors of Race Representation in Liquid Modernity; 9 Risk, Nichtwissen and Fear: Searching For Solidity in Liquid Times?; 10 From 'Solid' Producers and Consumers to 'Liquid' Prosumers; 11 The Question of a Sociological Poetics: Metaphors, Models and Theory; 12 'Metaphormosis': On the Metaphoricity of Zygmunt Bauman's Social Theory; 13 Conclusion: Liquid Sociology; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (253 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317104704
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000427924
  • (EBL)1426851
  • (OCoLC)861536504
  • (SSID)ssj0001002084
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12449596
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001002084
  • (PQKBWorkID)10995756
  • (PQKB)10897523
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1426851
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000427924

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