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4 edition of Self and future generations found in the catalog.

Self and future generations

an intercultural conversation

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by White Horse Press in Cambridge, UK .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental ethics.,
  • Philosophy, Comparative.,
  • Responsibility.,
  • Self (Philosophy),
  • Social ethics.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Tae-Chang Kim and Ross Harrison.
    ContributionsHarrison, Ross., Kim, Tʻae-chʻang.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM216 .S384 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination313 p. :
    Number of Pages313
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20730503M
    ISBN 101874267375, 1874267383

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    : 25 Visions for the Future of Our Species is a collection of 25 essays, interviews, and works of fiction and art offering a big-picture perspective on the profound changes made possible by the merging of biology and technology. The book brings together today's smartest and most creative inventors, thinkers, and scientists to tell us.   Nurturing Future Generations goes beyond the stilted rhetoric on the problems of youth and the dilemma for society by outlining specific treatment intervention and prevention strategies that address the full spectrum of dysfunctional behavior. It introduces structured intervention strategies for school and community collaboration, with an.

    If one generation fell away from God and worshiped pagan gods, God warned that He would "visit the iniquity" on several future generations. How is this fair? God dealt with the Israelites differently than He does with members of the church. Everything an Israelite did affected the entire nation (see Joshua 7). Then after transferring to Japan, he now focuses on how the present generation of scholars can contribute to the well being of future generations. His research publications cover the topics of self and other, global and intergenerationally responsible public philosophy, and private and public happiness.


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