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The revolution of hope : toward a humanized technology

Author: Erich Fromm
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, [1968]
Series: World perspectives, v. 38.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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First published in 1968, the year of international-student confrontation and revolution, this classic challenges readers to choose which of two roads humankind ought to take: the one, leading to a completely mechanized society with the individual a helpless cog in a machine bent on mass destruction; or the second, being the path of humanism and hope.
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Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980.
Revolution of hope.
New York, Harper & Row [1968]
(OCoLC)608583654
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erich Fromm
OCLC Number: 220819
Description: xviii, 162 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: World perspectives / Volumes already published / I Approaches to God --
II Accent on form --
III Scope of total architecture --
IV Recovery of faith --
V World invisible --
VI Society and knowledge --
VII The transformation of man --
VIII Man and materialism --
IX The art of loving --
X Dynamics of faith --
XI Matter, mind and man --
XII Mysticism: Christian and Buddhist --
XIII Man's western quest --
XIV American humanism --
XV The meeting of love and knowledge --
XVI Rich lands and poor --
XVII Hundism: its meaning for the liberation --
XVIII Can people learn to learn? --
XIX Physics and philosophy --
XX Art and reality --
XXI Sigmund Freud's mission --
XXII Mirage of health --
XXII Issues of freedom --
XXIV Humanism --
XXV Life: its dimensions nad its bounds --
XXVI Challenge of psychical research --
XXVII Alfred North Whitehead: His reflections on mand and nature --
XXVIII The age of nationalism --
XXIX New paths in biology --
XXX New paths in biology --
XXXI Myth and reality --
XXXII History as art and as science --
XXXIII Realism in our time --
XXXIV The meaning of the Twentieth Century --
XXXV On economic knowledge --
XXXVI Caliban reborn --
XXXVII Throughtt he vanishing point --
XXXVIII The revolution of hope: Towrd a humanized technology.
Series Title: World perspectives, v. 38.
Responsibility: by Erich Fromm.

Abstract:

First published in 1968, the year of international-student confrontation and revolution, this classic challenges readers to choose which of two roads humankind ought to take: the one, leading to a completely mechanized society with the individual a helpless cog in a machine bent on mass destruction; or the second, being the path of humanism and hope.

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World Perspectives – What This Series Means ix Foreword xvii I. The Crossroads 1 II. Hope 6 1. What Hope Is Not 2. The Paradox and Nature of Hope 3. Faith 4. Fortitude 5. Resurrection 6. Messianic Hope 7. The Shattering of Hope III. Where Are We Now and Where Are We Headed? 25 1. Where Are We Now? 2. The Vision of the Dehumanized Society of A.D. 2000 3. The Present Technological Society IV. What Does It Mean To Be Human? 56 1. Human Nature and Its Various Manifestations 2. The Conditions of Human Existence 3. The Need for Frames of Orientation and Devotion 4. Survival and Trans-survival Needs 5. “Humane Experiences” 6. Values and Norms V. Steps to the Humanization of Technological Society 93 1. General Premises 2. Humanistic Planning 3. Activation and Liberation of Energies 4. Humanized Consumption 5. Psychospiritual Renewal VI. Can We Do It? 141 1. Some Conditions 2. A Movement

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