By Zygmunt Bauman,Ezio Mauro
We live within the interregnum among what's now not and what's now not but. not one of the political hobbies that helped undermine the outdated global are able to inherit it, and there's no new ideology, no constant imaginative and prescient, promising to provide form to new associations for the hot global. it really is just like the Babylon noted by way of Borges, the rustic of randomness and uncertainty within which ‘no choice is ultimate; all department into others’. Out of the realm that had promised us modernity, what Jean Paul Sartre had summarized with elegant formulation ‘le choix que je suis’ (‘the selection that I am’), we inhabit that flattened, cellular and dematerialized house, the place as by no means earlier than the main of the heterogenesis of reasons is sovereign.
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