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21 lessons for the 21st century

Author: Yuval N Harari; Derek Perkins
Publisher: [New York] : Random House Audio, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Yuval Noah Harari turns to the present, helping listeners make sense of the most pressing issues facing humankind today.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Yuval N Harari; Derek Perkins
ISBN: 9780525639855 0525639853 9780525639879 052563987X
OCLC Number: 1047736857
Notes: Compact discs.
Performer(s): Read by Derek Perkins.
Description: 10 audio discs (approximately 11 hr., 30 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Part I: The technological challenge --
Disillusionment: the end of history has been postponed --
Work: when you grow up, you might not have a job --
Liberty: big data is watching you --
Equality: those who own the data own the future --
Part II: The political challenge --
Community: humans have bodies --
Civilization: there is just one civilization in the world --
Nationalism: global problems need global answers --
Religion: God now serves the nation --
Immigration: some cultures might be better than others --
Part III: Despair and hope --
Terrorism: don't panic --
War: never underestimate human stupidity --
Humility: you are not the center of the world --
God: don't take the name of God in vain --
Secularism: acknowledge your shadow --
Part IV: Truth --
Ignorance: you know less than you think --
Justice: our sense of justice might be out of date --
Post-truth: some fake news lasts forever --
Science fiction: the future is not what you see in the movies --
Part V: Resilience --
Education: change is the only constant --
Meaning: life is not a story --
Meditation: just observe.
Other Titles: Twenty one lessons for the twenty first century
Responsibility: Yuval Noah Harari.

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Yuval Noah Harari turns to the present, helping listeners make sense of the most pressing issues facing humankind today.

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