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The Resource Humanity on a tightrope : thoughts on empathy, family, and big changes for a viable future, Paul R. Ehrlich and Robert E. Ornstein

Humanity on a tightrope : thoughts on empathy, family, and big changes for a viable future, Paul R. Ehrlich and Robert E. Ornstein

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Humanity on a tightrope : thoughts on empathy, family, and big changes for a viable future
Title
Humanity on a tightrope
Title remainder
thoughts on empathy, family, and big changes for a viable future
Statement of responsibility
Paul R. Ehrlich and Robert E. Ornstein
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on what families and family values are, the authors argue how viewing the world population as one big family will lead to a more sustainable civilization
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380803
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ehrlich, Paul R
Dewey number
303.48/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN18.3
LC item number
.E47 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1942-
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Ornstein, Robert E.
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True
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  • Social problems
  • Social change
  • Cultural relations
  • Empathy
  • Globalization
Target audience
adult
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thoughts on empathy, family, and big changes for a viable future
Label
Humanity on a tightrope : thoughts on empathy, family, and big changes for a viable future, Paul R. Ehrlich and Robert E. Ornstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-171) and index
Contents
On a tightrope -- Empathy, and "us" family members versus "them" -- The seeds of family values and how they sprouted -- The evolution of "them" -- The neuropsychology of "us": the more alike we are, the more we like -- It's all us now: closing the culture gap and building a global family -- The beginnings of a new stage in history -- Getting to "alike" one another -- Revitalizing religious empathy and staying on the tightrope
Control code
2010015306
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 184 p.
Isbn
9781442206489
Lccn
2010015306
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Humanity on a tightrope : thoughts on empathy, family, and big changes for a viable future, Paul R. Ehrlich and Robert E. Ornstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-171) and index
Contents
On a tightrope -- Empathy, and "us" family members versus "them" -- The seeds of family values and how they sprouted -- The evolution of "them" -- The neuropsychology of "us": the more alike we are, the more we like -- It's all us now: closing the culture gap and building a global family -- The beginnings of a new stage in history -- Getting to "alike" one another -- Revitalizing religious empathy and staying on the tightrope
Control code
2010015306
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 184 p.
Isbn
9781442206489
Lccn
2010015306
Other physical details
ill.

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