1986, in the year of the Chernoybl nuclear reactor catastrophe, Ulrich Beck published the book Risikogesellschaft. More than ever since 11th September 2001 has it been clear that we are all sitting in the global risk area. In his new world bestseller Beck sounds out the potentials of the world risk society– both destructive and constructive.Weltrisikogesellschaft. Auf der Suche nach der verlorenen Sicherheit (title of the English translation: World at risk) by Ulrich Beck has been translated into Serbian (excerpt) by Ljiljana Glišović under the title Svetsko rizično društvo. U potrazi za izgubljenom sigurnošću, published by Akademska knjiga, Novi Sad.