Shaping Humanity

Author: John Gurche
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300182023
Size: 66.19 MB
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Describes the process by which the author uses knowledge of fossil discoveries and comparative ape and human anatomy to create forensically accurate representations of human beings' ancient ancestors.

Shaping Humanity

Author: John Gurche
ISBN: 9780300216844
Size: 39.32 MB
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How do we know? In this book, internationally renowned paleo-artist John Gurche describes the extraordinary process by which he creates forensically accurate and hauntingly realistic representations of our ancient humans ancestors.

Earth In Human Hands

Author: David Grinspoon
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1455589136
Size: 47.35 MB
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We must become graceful planetary engineers, conscious shapers of our environment and caretakers of Earth's biosphere. This is a perspective that begs us to ask not just what future do we want to avoid, but what do we seek to build?

Beautiful Geometry

Author: Eli Maor
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400848334
Size: 63.87 MB
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As much a work of art as a book about mathematics, Beautiful Geometry presents more than sixty exquisite color plates illustrating a wide range of geometric patterns and theorems, accompanied by brief accounts of the fascinating history and ...

Imagining The Future

Author: Yuval Levin
Publisher: Encounter Books
ISBN: 1594033307
Size: 71.49 MB
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" --Francis Fukuyama, Johns Hopkins University "This book is important to the thinking of both progressives and conservatives. Clearly and incisively, it shows how science and technology are shaping humanity's future and world views.

The Natural And The Human

Author: Stephen Gaukroger
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019107487X
Size: 49.72 MB
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Stephen Gaukroger presents an original account of the development of empirical science and the understanding of human behaviour from the mid-eighteenth century.


Author: Jeff Brown
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
ISBN: 1556438109
Size: 22.86 MB
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The author describes how he left a promising career in law to search for his deeper self, in an inspirational story that is for any reader who has heard the whisper of something truer calling out to them amid the distractions of modern life ...

Student Motivation And Quality Of Life In Higher Education

Author: Marcus A. Henning
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317803396
Size: 20.72 MB
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Inother words, higher educationoughtto honour the communalityand reciprocity of
engaging inthe responsibilities for sharing and shaping humanity. To view higher
education otherwise wouldbe toseeit aslikened to amachine devoid of any ...

How The Thinkpad Changed The World And Is Shaping The Future

Author: Arimasa Naitoh
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
ISBN: 1510725008
Size: 24.14 MB
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In this book, Arimasa Naitoh, the father of the ThinkPad, collaborates with American business journalist and author William J. Holstein to write candidly about the incredible technological and personal struggles he and fellow engineers ...