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To be or not to be : a question of survival

Author: Duncan Williams
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Pergamon Press, 1976.
Series: Pergamon international library of science, technology, engineering, and social studies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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To be or Not to be: A Question of Survival examines the problems that plague humankind as a whole. The book points out major problems in society and provides plausible explanation, along with the possible remedies to the predicaments. The opening chapter of the text presents the statistical and technical evidence of the problems that affect humanity, while the subsequent chapters cover the analysis of these  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Williams, Duncan, 1927-
To be or not to be
(DLC) 75029695
(OCoLC)2201915
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Duncan Williams
ISBN: 9781483181806 1483181804
OCLC Number: 881719886
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (158 pages).
Contents: Front Cover; To be or Not to be: A Question of Survival; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; INTRODUCTION; A NEW DECALOGUE; CHAPTER I. The Problem; CHAPTER II. Change and Progress; CHAPTER III. Knowledge and Wisdom; CHAPTER IV. Supra-culture and Anarchy; CHAPTER V. High Living and Plain Thinking; CHAPTER VI. Education for What?; CHAPTER VII. Rediscovery; CHAPTER VIII. Contemporary Idols of the Cave; CHAPTER IX. Is Man Worth Saving?; EPILOGUE; SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY; Index.
Series Title: Pergamon international library of science, technology, engineering, and social studies.
Responsibility: Duncan Williams.

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To be or Not to be: A Question of Survival examines the problems that plague humankind as a whole. The book points out major problems in society and provides plausible explanation, along with the possible remedies to the predicaments. The opening chapter of the text presents the statistical and technical evidence of the problems that affect humanity, while the subsequent chapters cover the analysis of these problems. The topics covered in the book include progress, information, culture, lifestyle, and education. The text will be of great interest to readers who want to understand the predicame.

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