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Leading Scientists Explore Societies, Art, Power, and Technology

Culture( )
Author: Brockman, John
Series title:Best of Edge Ser.
Publication Date:Aug 2011
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint:Harper Perennial
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $14.99
Book Description:

Why do civilizations rise and fall What are the origins and purpose of art How does technology shape society Did culture direct human evolution Is the Internet an agent of democracy or dictatorships

An immensely powerful but little-understood force that impacts society, art, politics, and even human biological development, culture is the very stage on which human experience plays out. But what is it, exactly What are its rules and origins In this...
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Detailed Subjects: History / Civilization
Social Science / Popular Culture
Art / History / General
Social Science / General
Technology & Engineering / General
Computers / Social Aspects
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.312 x 8 x 0.685 Inches
Book Weight:0.51 Pounds

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