Zygmunt Bauman's Case Against the Nation-state

Israel sees the framework of the nation-state as the best solution to mankind's problems, whereas according to Bauman, it was the nation-state that led to the worst abuses of the 20th century.

"Culture in a Liquid Modern World," by Zygmunt Bauman. Polity, 144 pages, $54.95 (hardcover), $17.95 (paperback)