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By Zygmunt Bauman

This liquid smooth global of ours, like several beverages, can't stand nonetheless and hold its form for lengthy. every thing retains altering - the models we keep on with, the occasions that intermittently capture our awareness, the issues we dream of and issues we worry. And we, the population of this international in flux, believe the necessity to comply with its pace by way of being ‘flexible' and continually able to swap. we wish to recognize what's going and what's prone to take place, yet what we get is an avalanche of knowledge that threatens to crush us.

How are we to sift the data that actually issues from the tons of dead and beside the point garbage? How are we to derive significant messages from mindless noise?
we are facing the daunting activity of attempting to distinguish the $64000 from the insubstantial, distil the issues that subject from fake alarms and flashes within the pan.

not anything escapes scrutiny so stubbornly because the traditional issues of daily life, hiding within the mild of misleading and deceptive familiarity. to show them into gadgets of realization and scrutiny, they need to first be torn out from that day-by-day regimen: the it appears conventional has to be made unusual. this can be accurately what Zygmunt Bauman seeks to do in those forty four letters: every one tells a narrative drawn from usual lives, yet tells it with a purpose to demonstrate an extraordinariness that we would differently overlook.

Arresting, revealing, disconcerting, those snapshots of existence through the main awesome analyst of our liquid glossy global will entice a large readership.

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