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The Resource The future of mankind, Karl Jaspers ; translated by E.B. Ashton

The future of mankind, Karl Jaspers ; translated by E.B. Ashton

Label
The future of mankind
Title
The future of mankind
Statement of responsibility
Karl Jaspers ; translated by E.B. Ashton
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
One of the century's great philosophers assesses man's ability to stand up to the grimmest threat the world has ever known--nuclear warfare
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1883-1969
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Jaspers, Karl
Dewey number
909.82
Index
no index present
LC call number
D843
LC item number
.J3714
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World politics
  • Atomic bomb
  • Atomic bomb
  • World politics
  • Atomic bomb
  • World politics
Label
The future of mankind, Karl Jaspers ; translated by E.B. Ashton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Die Atombombe und die Zukunft des Menschen
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The new fact -- Initial political thinking about the new fact -- The power of the ethical idea -- Sacrifice -- The military situation -- The end of colonialism -- Freedom and totalitarianism -- Russia, the west, and the question of neutrality -- The United Nations -- Total rule or atom bomb? -- Changing situations -- The scientists and the "new way of thinking" -- Reason -- The rational statesman -- Substitutes for reason -- Reason and irrationlity in our historic-political knowledge of the world -- Reason and democracy -- Fear and confidence
Control code
ocm00404397
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
342 pages
Lccn
60007237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 5668
  • (OCoLC)00404397
Label
The future of mankind, Karl Jaspers ; translated by E.B. Ashton
Publication
Note
Translation of: Die Atombombe und die Zukunft des Menschen
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The new fact -- Initial political thinking about the new fact -- The power of the ethical idea -- Sacrifice -- The military situation -- The end of colonialism -- Freedom and totalitarianism -- Russia, the west, and the question of neutrality -- The United Nations -- Total rule or atom bomb? -- Changing situations -- The scientists and the "new way of thinking" -- Reason -- The rational statesman -- Substitutes for reason -- Reason and irrationlity in our historic-political knowledge of the world -- Reason and democracy -- Fear and confidence
Control code
ocm00404397
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
342 pages
Lccn
60007237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 5668
  • (OCoLC)00404397

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