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Reframe : how to solve the world's trickiest problems

Author: Eric Knight
Publisher: London : Biteback Pub., 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Why can't we eliminate terrorism by killing terrorists? Why can't we learn anything about climate change by discussing the weather? And what do fishermen in Turkey have to teach us about international relations? Often we compound our problems by focusing on the apparent crux of the matter. In Reframe, Eric Knight encourages us to step back and observe our world from afar. By tackling problems from original  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Knight
ISBN: 1849544484 9781849544481
OCLC Number: 808412163
Notes: Includes index.
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Contents: Cover; Title Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; INTRODUCTION : WHY PEOPLE ARE SMART; CHAPTER 1 : THE WALL STREET BANKER GENE; CHAPTER 2 : HOW TO SPOT GUERILLAS; CHAPTER 3 : CROSSING THE BORDER; CHAPTER 4 : MEDIA MAGNATES; CHAPTER 5 : FREEDOM FIGHTERS; CHAPTER 6 : THE ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT GUIDE; CHAPTER 7 : THE VALLEY OF DEATH; CHAPTER 8 : HEDGEHOG VERSUS FOX; CONCLUSION : CHANGING THE WORLD; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; A, B, C; INDEX; D, E, F; G, H, I; J, K, L; M, N, O; P, Q, R; S, T, U; V, W, X; Copyright.
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