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sociologist

Zygmunt Bauman

Zygmunt Bauman was a sociologist. He was Emeritus Professor in Sociology at the University of Leeds and previously taught at the universities of Warsaw, which he left due to the communist government’s anti-Semitic campaign, and Tel Aviv. He studied the role of utopian ideas and that of intellectuals within society and politics, and wrote about modernity. His best-known books are Modernity and the Holocaust (1989), Liquid Modernity (2002), Liquid Life (2005) and The End of the World (2012).

Published in

Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 44

Massademocratie
Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 43

Brieven aan het nageslacht
Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 14

Voor non-conformisten
Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 10

De islam in Europa

Speaker at

Conference

Part I. Mass Democracy on Trial

What Is a Good Society?

13 November 2005 09.45 - 21.30 Passenger Terminal, Amsterdam