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The empathic civilization : the race to global consciousness in a world in crisis, Jeremy Rifkin

Label
The empathic civilization : the race to global consciousness in a world in crisis
Title
The empathic civilization
Title remainder
the race to global consciousness in a world in crisis
Statement of responsibility
Jeremy Rifkin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bestselling social critic Jeremy Rifkin shows that the disconnection between our vision for the world and our ability to realize that vision lies in the current state of human consciousness
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rifkin, Jeremy
Dewey number
901
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1475
LC item number
.R54 2009
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
BJ1475
NAL item number
.R54 2009
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Empathy
  • Conduct of life
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Twenty-first century
  • Social prediction
Label
The empathic civilization : the race to global consciousness in a world in crisis, Jeremy Rifkin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [643]-656) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The hidden paradox of human history -- The new view of human nature -- A sentient interpretation of biological evolution -- Becoming human -- Rethinking the meaning of the human journey -- The ancient theological brain and patriarchal economy -- Cosmopolitan Rome and the rise of urban Christianity -- The soft industrial revolution of the late medieval era and the birth of humanism -- Ideological thinking in a modern market economy -- Psychological consciousness in a postmodern existential world -- The climb to global peak empathy -- The planetary entropic abyss -- The emerging era of distributed capitalism -- The theatrical self in an improvisational society -- Biosphere consciousness in a climax economy
Control code
ocm426803865
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 674 pages
Isbn
9781585427659
Lccn
2009036616
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)426803865
  • (Sirsi) a1064989
Label
The empathic civilization : the race to global consciousness in a world in crisis, Jeremy Rifkin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [643]-656) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The hidden paradox of human history -- The new view of human nature -- A sentient interpretation of biological evolution -- Becoming human -- Rethinking the meaning of the human journey -- The ancient theological brain and patriarchal economy -- Cosmopolitan Rome and the rise of urban Christianity -- The soft industrial revolution of the late medieval era and the birth of humanism -- Ideological thinking in a modern market economy -- Psychological consciousness in a postmodern existential world -- The climb to global peak empathy -- The planetary entropic abyss -- The emerging era of distributed capitalism -- The theatrical self in an improvisational society -- Biosphere consciousness in a climax economy
Control code
ocm426803865
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 674 pages
Isbn
9781585427659
Lccn
2009036616
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)426803865
  • (Sirsi) a1064989

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