1 Starting Out 1
2 Selves in Language 19
3 Performing Selves 39
4 Self-Realization 59
5 Connected Selves 75
6 The Composition of Selves 101
Afterword - ZB 121
Afterword - RR 131
ZYGMUNT BAUMAN is Professor Emeritus of Sociology at the University
of Leeds, UK. His books have become international bestsellers and
have been translated into more than thirty languages.
REIN RAUD is Professor of Japanese Studies at the University of Helsinki, Finland, and has been a member of the Estonian Institute of Humanities in Talinn since its founding in 1988.