Nomadology is a science of the moment for the moment. Its object is its method. The way matters, not the point of arrival. Hence, nomadology is a strategy of the present.
Waking up from his dream of sendentarity, the modern man experiences a world of movement. The sameness of the past and the future is an illusion. So is the alleged impossibility of another present, what Ignacio Ramonet calls .
The end of job for life, of the welfare state, the erosion of national boundaries and international competition all lead to a life of uncertainty and risks. The modern man has to re-learn to be active in a moving world.