The Fear of Insignificance : Searching for Meaning in the Twenty-First Century Paperback / softback
This book shows how, after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, the Gospel of the free market became the only world-religion of universal validity.
The belief that all value needs to be quantifiable was extended to human beings, whose value became dependent on their rating on the various ranking-scales in the global infotainment system.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 221 pages, VII, 221 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 08/03/2011
- Category: Psychological theory & schools of thought
- ISBN: 9780230113756
- Hardback from £60.25