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The Resource The watchman's rattle : thinking our way out of extinction, Rebecca D. Costa ; with a foreword by E. O. Wilson

The watchman's rattle : thinking our way out of extinction, Rebecca D. Costa ; with a foreword by E. O. Wilson

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The watchman's rattle : thinking our way out of extinction
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The watchman's rattle
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thinking our way out of extinction
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Rebecca D. Costa ; with a foreword by E. O. Wilson
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eng
Summary
Explains why the human brain has such difficulty dealing with complex global problems and provides a method for surmounting these limitations in order to end the blights of worldwide recession, global warming, fast-spreading viruses, famine, and poverty
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Title
The watchman's rattle
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Summary
Explains why the human brain has such difficulty dealing with complex global problems and provides a method for surmounting these limitations in order to end the blights of worldwide recession, global warming, fast-spreading viruses, famine, and poverty
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BTCTA
Dewey number
501
Index
index present
LC call number
Q175.32.C65
LC item number
C67 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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adult
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thinking our way out of extinction
The watchman's rattle : thinking our way out of extinction, Rebecca D. Costa ; with a foreword by E. O. Wilson
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The watchman's rattle : thinking our way out of extinction, Rebecca D. Costa ; with a foreword by E. O. Wilson
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A pattern of complexity and collapse: why civilizations spiral -- Evolution's gift: a breakthrough in neuroscience -- The sovereignty of supermemes: the power of beliefs -- Irrational opposition: the first supermeme -- The personalization of blame: the second supermeme -- Counterfeit correlation: the third supermeme -- Silo thinking: the fourth supermeme -- Extreme economics: the fifth supermeme -- Surmounting the supermemes: rational solutions in an irrational world -- Awareness and action: a tactical approach -- Bridging the gap: building better brains -- Invoking insight: conditions conducive to cognition -- On the threshold
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ocn535492255
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
xvii, 346 p.
Isbn
9781593156053

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