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Surviving the 21st century : humanity's ten great challenges and how we can overcome them

Author: Julian Cribb
Publisher: Switzerland : Springer, [2017] ß2017
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The book explores the central question facing humanity today: how can we best survive the ten great existential challenges that are now coming together to confront us?

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Forecasts
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Julian Cribb
ISBN: 3319412701 9783319412702
OCLC Number: 1021402510
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 255 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1. Self-Worshipper (Homo suilaudans) --
2. Terminator (Homo exterminans) --
3. Degrader (Homo eversor) --
4. Butcher (Homo carnifex) --
5. Baker (Homo pistor) --
6. Poisoner (Homo veneficus) --
7. Devourer (Homo devorans) --
8. Urbanite (Homo urbanns) --
9. Self-Deceiver (Homo delusus) --
10. Getter of Wisdom {Homo sapientior).
Other Titles: Surviving the twenty-first century
Responsibility: Julian Cribb.

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