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The good ancestor : how to think long term in a short term world

Author: Roman Krznaric
Publisher: London : Virgin Digital, 2020.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'This is the book our children's children will thank us for reading' - The Edge, U2How can we be good ancestors?From the first seeds sown thousands of years ago, to the construction of the cities we still inhabit, to the scientific discoveries that have ensured our survival, we are the inheritors of countless gifts from the past. Today, in an age driven by the tyranny of the now, with 24/7 news, the latest tweet,  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: Roman Krznaric
ISBN: 9780753554524 0753554526
OCLC Number: 1200842822
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Roman Krznaric.

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The Good Ancestor reveals six profound ways in which we can all learn to think long-term, exploring how we can reawaken oft-neglected but uniquely human talents like 'cathedral thinking' that expand  Read more...

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This is the book our children's children will thank us for reading * The Edge, U2 * Roman Krznaric's brilliant book The Good Ancestor champions the long-term thinking that could lead us out of our Read more...

 
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