The Resource Homo deus : a brief history of tomorrow, Yuval Noah Harari

Homo deus : a brief history of tomorrow, Yuval Noah Harari

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Homo deus : a brief history of tomorrow
Title
Homo deus
Title remainder
a brief history of tomorrow
Statement of responsibility
Yuval Noah Harari
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Author
Translator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • eng
Summary
As our gods take a back seat, and Homo Sapiens becomes Homo Deus, what are we going to do with ourselves? How do we set the agenda for our own future without pushing our species - and the rest of the world - beyond its limits? This book examines the implications of our newly upgraded condition, from our dogged pursuit of status and happiness to our constant quest to overcome death by pushing the boundaries of science. It explores how Homo Sapiens conquered the world, our creation of today's human-centred environment, our current predicament and our possible future. And, above all, it asks the fundamental questions: Where do we go from here? And how will we protect this fragile world from our own destructive powers?
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NLE
Dewey number
909.83
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  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Homo deus : a brief history of tomorrow, Yuval Noah Harari
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Homo deus : a brief history of tomorrow, Yuval Noah Harari
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published by Kinneret Zmora-Bitan Dvir in Hebrew in 2015 with the title The History of Tomorrow. Translated into English by the author
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The new human agenda -- Homo sapiens conquers the world -- Homo sapiens gives meaning to the world -- Homo sapiens loses control
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24 cm
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Extent
440 pages
Isbn
9781910701881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour), colour map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) HN_370289
  • (OCoLC)957643639

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