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The Resource Age of discovery : navigating the risks and rewards of our new renaissance, Ian Goldin and Chris Kutarna

Age of discovery : navigating the risks and rewards of our new renaissance, Ian Goldin and Chris Kutarna

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Age of discovery : navigating the risks and rewards of our new renaissance
Title
Age of discovery
Title remainder
navigating the risks and rewards of our new renaissance
Statement of responsibility
Ian Goldin and Chris Kutarna
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Language
eng
Summary
Business and science are working giant revolutions upon our societies, but our politics and institutions evolve at a much slower pace. That is why, in a moment when everyone ought to be celebrating giant global gains, many of us are righteously angry at being left out and stressed about where we're headed. To make sense of present shocks, we need to step back and recognise: we've been here before. The first Renaissance, the time of Columbus, Copernicus, Gutenberg and others, likewise redrew all maps of the world, democratised communication and sparked a flourishing of creative achievement. But their world also grappled with the same dark side of rapid change: social division, political extremism, insecurity, pandemics and other unintended consequences of discovery. Now is the second Renaissance. We can still flourish-if we learn from the first
Cataloging source
UkCU
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1955-
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Goldin, Ian
Dewey number
303.49
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Kutarna, Chris
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  • Civilisation, Modern
  • Civilisation, Modern
  • Progress
  • Renaissance
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Age of discovery : navigating the risks and rewards of our new renaissance, Ian Goldin and Chris Kutarna
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000057439930
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 312 pages
Isbn
9781472936370
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)951843887
Label
Age of discovery : navigating the risks and rewards of our new renaissance, Ian Goldin and Chris Kutarna
Publication
Copyright
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000057439930
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 312 pages
Isbn
9781472936370
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)951843887

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