Consumerism and Parenthood

I’m rereading, for a millionth time, Bauman’s Liquid Love, and I wanted to share a great quote on parenthood in consumerist society:

This is exactly what we discussed a week ago, and nobody could sum it up better than Bauman.

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2 thoughts on “Consumerism and Parenthood”

  1. Why “Liquid Love”? 🙂
    Did I receive a wrong impression that “Liquid Modernity” summarizes all his other books?

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    1. I’m using it in my article I’m writing right now.

      Liquid modernity was the first. Then, he developed these ideas in all kinds of directions in other books.

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