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's books include The Corrosion of Character, Flesh and Stone, and Respect. He was the founding director of the New York Institute for the Humanities and now teaches sociology at New York University and at the London School of Economics.

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