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Certainties and doubts : a philosophy of life

Author: Anatol Rapoport
Publisher: Montréal : Black Rose Books, [2000] ©2000
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Autobiographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-
Certainties and doubts.
Montréal : Black Rose Books, ©2000
(OCoLC)606469294
Named Person: Anatol Rapoport; Anatol Rapoport; Anatol Rapoport; Anatol Rapoport
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anatol Rapoport
ISBN: 1551641682 9781551641683 1551641690 9781551641690
OCLC Number: 43283284
Description: 196, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : portraits ; 23 cm
Contents: Chapter 1 Mentors and Celebrities 1 --
Looking Back --
Chapter 2 Childhood 8 --
Baku --
Beyond Reading --
Writing and Arithmetic --
Revolution and Tolstoy --
Crimea --
Exodus --
Chapter 3 America 27 --
Adolescence --
Chapter 4 Vienna 46 --
Chapter 5 Transition 57 --
University --
Europe Again --
Graduate Student --
"Revolutionary" Activity --
Chapter 6 War 70 --
Nome --
Ambivalence --
Semantics --
Thirty Men Aboard --
Interlude --
India --
Victory --
Home --
Chapter 7 Chicago 88 --
My First Paper --
Mass Behaviour --
Epidemics and Rumours --
Science and Values --
General Semantics --
Sanity and the Cold War --
General System Theory --
Witch Hunt --
Chapter 8 CASBAH 108 --
General System Theory --
Prisoner's Dilemma --
Looking for an Anchorage --
Genesis of Superstitions --
Chapter 9 Ann Arbor 117 --
First Prisoner's Dilemma Experiment --
First Visits to the Soviet Union --
Warsaw --
Commitment --
Teach-ins --
Peace Research --
Farewell to U.S. --
Chapter 10 Toronto 147 --
Rationalist and Systemic Views of Behaviour --
Spin-offs of Prisoner's Dilemma --
Vienna Again --
Peace and Conflict Studies Programme --
Chapter 11 I Believe That ... I Believe in 159 --
Degrees of Belief and Disbelief --
Superstitions --
Enlightenment --
Good and Evil --
We-They Dichotomy --
Relativity of Values --
Myth --
Unity in Diversity --
Chapter 12 Looking Back and Ahead 180 --
Beyond the Sphere of Affection, Respect and Ideological Affinity --
Prospects.
Responsibility: Anatol Rapoport.
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