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The Arrogance of Humanism : Galaxy Book - David W. Ehrenfeld

The Arrogance of Humanism

Galaxy Book

Paperback Published: 5th February 1981
ISBN: 9780195028904
Number Of Pages: 304

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An inquiry into the origins, dissemination, and consequences of the modern belief that humans can solve any problem and overcome any difficulty, given time and resources enough.

"An outstanding source of ideas for those interested in systematically thinking through the issues surrounding the increasing rate of the distintegration of social and physical organizations and the destruction of nature in the world today."--Choice "Ehrenfeld provides a fascinating and extraordinarily topical tour de force on the present discrepancy between the worldwide humanistic faith in reason, science, and technology and the living reality of the human condition."--American Scientist

Preface to the Galaxy Editionp. vii
Prefacep. xiii
p. 1
p. 23
p. 55
p. 131
p. 175
p. 213
p. 233
Referencesp. 271
Indexp. 281
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ISBN: 9780195028904
ISBN-10: 0195028902
Series: Galaxy Book
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 304
Published: 5th February 1981
Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.12 x 15.9  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.28