Together: The Rituals, Pleasures and Politics of Cooperation
Sennett, RichardDate Written: 2012-01-17
Publisher: Yale University Press
Year Published: 2012
Pages: 323pp ISBN: 978-0300116335
Resource Type: Book
Cx Number: CX14432
Richard Sennett contends that "living with people who differ -- racially, ethnically, religiously, or economically -- is the most urgent challenge facing civil society today. We tend socially to avoid engaging with people unlike ourselves, and modern politics encourages the politics of the tribe rather than of the city."