relief release from work so I’m heading to the gym for a quick He-man session with the heavy iron. This evening’s listening pleasure is the ‘ 407 mots de plus
Individualisation is ‘compulsory’ rather than being about genuine personal freedom, and is an integral part of self-hood in the neoliberal (dis) order.
As Ulrich Beck and Elisabeth Beck-Gernsheim (2001/2002) have argued, individuals are compelled now to make agonistic choices throughout their life-course – there may be no guidance – and they are required to take sole responsibility for the consequences of choices made or, indeed, not made. 96 mots de plus