The Uses of Disorder: Personal Identity and City Life (Pelican)

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A discussion of modern city life that provides a contemporary defence of anarchism, and encourages individual thoughts and dreams as an escape from the cliches of existence in today's world.

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"Sennett speaks eloquently... [and] his argument remains powerful and relevant, an inspiration to a new generation of urbanists."
-- PD Smith, Guardian, 13th December 2008

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Richard Sennett is professor of social and cultural theory at the London School of Economics, and Bemis Professor of Social Science at MIT. Among his books is The Culture of the New Capitalism (2006), published by Yale.

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