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Conversations about the end of time

Author: Umberto Eco; Catherine David; Frédéric Lenoir; Jean-Philippe de Tonnac
Publisher: London : Penguin Books, 2000.
Series: Penguin philosophy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Where does our fascination with the Apocalypse come from? Is time cyclical or linear? Can society survive without ideology? Can children be philosophers? The contributors examine these questions and  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Entretiens sur la fin des temps. English.
Conversations about the end of time.
London : Penguin Books, 2000
(OCoLC)988774555
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Umberto Eco; Catherine David; Frédéric Lenoir; Jean-Philippe de Tonnac
ISBN: 0140285148 9780140285147
OCLC Number: 43672709
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: Originally published: London: Allen Lane, 1999.
Description: xii, 228 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Time scales and the year 2000 / Stephen Jay Gould --
Back to the Apocalyse / Jean Delumeau --
Answering the Sphinx / Jean-Claude Carrière --
Signs of the times / Umberto Eco --
Conclusions.
Series Title: Penguin philosophy.
Other Titles: Entretiens sur la fin des temps.
Responsibility: Umberto Eco [and others] ; produced and edited by Catherine David, Frédéric Lenoir, and Jean-Philippe de Tonnac ; translated by Ian Maclean and Roger Pearson.

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