Bill Emmott, former Editor-in-Chief of The Economist, discusses his latest book with PS Contributing Editor John Andrews, Financial News columnist David Wighton, and Christoph Winder from Der Standard.
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Whereas France has its philosophes, and Britain its economists, Germany relies on its sociologists to make sense of the big picture. What, then, can they tell us about the unease afflicting contemporary Western societies as they navigate late modernity?
reviews four books that shed much-needed light on widely shared crises of collective and individual identity.