A World Without Meaning: The Crisis of Meaning in by Zaki Laidi

By Zaki Laidi

This subtle booklet by way of the world over popular theorist Zaki Laidi, tackles the matter of person identification in a swiftly altering international political atmosphere. He argues that it's more and more demanding to discover that means in our ever-expanding international, specially after the cave in of political ideologies corresponding to communism.
With the breakup of nations comparable to the previous Yugoslavia, it's transparent that individuals at the moment are trying to outdated versions like nationalism and ethnicity to aid them forge an identification. yet how potent are those outdated certainties in a globalized global in an enduring nation of flux?

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