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Surviving the 21st Century : Humanity's Ten Great Challenges and How We Can Overcome Them

Author: Julian Cribb
Publisher: Cham Springer International Publishing 2017.
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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Additional Physical Format: Druckausg.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Julian Cribb
ISBN: 9783319412702 3319412701
OCLC Number: 965015038
Description: 1 Online-Ressource
Contents: Foreword.- List of tables and figures.- Chapter 1. The Self-Worshipper (Homo suilaudans).- Chapter 2 The Terminator (Homo exterminans).- Chapter 3. The Degrader (Homo eversor).- Chapter 4. The Butcher (Homo carnifex).- Chapter 5: The Baker (Homo pistor).- Chapter 6. The Poisoner (Homo veneficus).- Chapter 7. The Devourer (Homo devorans).- Chapter 8. The Urbanite (Homo urbanus).- Chapter 9. The Self-Deceiver (Homo delusus).- Chapter 10. The Getting of Wisdom (Homo sapientior).
Responsibility: by Julian Cribb.

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