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Civilized man's eight deadly sins

Author: Konrad Lorenz; Marjorie Kerr Wilson; Harcourt Brace Jovanovich,
Publisher: New York [New York] : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., [1974] ©1974
Series: A Helen and Kurt Wolff book
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Essays on destructive influences of the modern environment on human behavior.
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Genre/Form: Essays
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lorenz, Konrad, 1903-1989.
Civilized man's eight deadly sins.
New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich [1974]
(OCoLC)580252940
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Konrad Lorenz; Marjorie Kerr Wilson; Harcourt Brace Jovanovich,
ISBN: 015118061X 9780151180615
OCLC Number: 762474
Notes: "A Helen and Kurt Wolff book."
Translation of Die acht Todsünden der zivilisierten Menschheit.
Description: xiii, 107 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Structural properties and functional disorders of living systems --
Overpopulation --
Devastation of the environment --
Man's race against himself --
Entropy of feeling --
Genetic decay --
The break with tradition --
Indoctrinability --
Nuclear weapons --
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Series Title: A Helen and Kurt Wolff book
Other Titles: Acht Todsünden der zivilisierten Menschheit.
Responsibility: Konrad Lorenz ; translated by Marjorie Kerr Wilson.

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Essays on destructive influences of the modern environment on human behavior.

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