Bauman’s Challenge

Sociological Issues for the 21st Century

  • Mark Davis
  • Keith Tester

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. William Outhwaite
    Pages 1-13
  3. Stjepan G. Mestrovic
    Pages 37-61
  4. Tony Blackshaw
    Pages 70-91
  5. Kieran Flanagan
    Pages 92-126
  6. Tom Campbell, Chris Till
    Pages 172-188
  7. John O’Neill
    Pages 189-199
  8. Zygmunt Bauman
    Pages 200-205
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 206-213

About this book


This unique and original collection by internationally renowned scholars uses critical engagements with Zygmunt Bauman's sociology to understand the challenges that face globalized human societies at the start of the 21st century. Includes a concluding chapter by Bauman.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Mark Davis
    • 1
  • Keith Tester
    • 2
  1. 1.University of LeedsUK
  2. 2.University of HullUK

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