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What future : the year's best ideas to reclaim, reanimate & reinvent our future, (ebook)

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What future : the year's best ideas to reclaim, reanimate & reinvent our future
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What future
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the year's best ideas to reclaim, reanimate & reinvent our future
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eng
Summary
The future is here and, frankly, it sucks. Without doubt, our culture is at a crossroads. Political strife and economic crises are byproducts of a larger looming challenge, one in which we will have to ask ourselves what constitutes a meaningful life. We must do the hard work of imagining a different kind of reality for ourselves. It's work that anticipates the worst but sees hope on the other side of catastrophe, or at least possibility; that presumes disaster and says, now what? A best-of-the-year anthology, What Future is a collection of long-form journalism and essays published in 2016 that address a wide range of topics crucial to our future, from the environmental and political, to human health and animal rights, to technology and the economy. What Future includes writing from authors Elizabeth Kolbert, Jeff Vandermeer, Bill McKibben, Kim Stanley Robinson, as well as the scientists, journalists, and philosophers who are proposing the options that lay not just ahead, but beyond, in prestigious magazines and journals such as The Atlantic and The New Yorker
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Midwest
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303.49
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non fiction
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  • Twenty-first century
  • Social change
  • Science
  • Technological forecasting
  • Electronic books
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adult
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What future : the year's best ideas to reclaim, reanimate & reinvent our future, (ebook)
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9781944700461
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MWT12049478
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What future : the year's best ideas to reclaim, reanimate & reinvent our future, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781944700461
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12049478
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12049478
System control number
MWT12049478
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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