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Interdependence and revolution: the west in the world today

Charles Carrington

Interdependence and revolution: the west in the world today

by Charles Carrington

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Published by David Davies Memorial Institute of International Studies in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Europe -- Politics and government -- 1945-.,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1977-1981.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lord Carrington.
    SeriesAnnual memorial lecture, 11th February, 1980, Annual memorial lecture -- 1980.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 p. ;
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22074791M

      Today, close to 3 billion people (half the people in the world) live on less than $2 a day, and close to half of that number live on one dollar a day. Huge numbers of people are starving or very very hungry even as we are reading this and preparing for a good meal and playful celebration. The Fourth Revolution crystallizes the scope of the crisis and points forward to our future. The authors enjoy extraordinary access to influential figures and forces the world over, and the book is a global tour of the innovators in how power is to be wielded. The age of big government is over; the age of smart government has begun.

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      This is a difficult time in which to present an account — and what amounts to a defense — of the West’s rise to pre-eminence and its unequaled influence in shaping the world today. The West. Arguably the best general history of science and technology ever published. Tracing the relationship between science and technology from the dawn of civilization to the early twenty-first century, James E. McClellan III and Harold Dorn’s bestselling book argues that technology as "applied science" emerged relatively recently, as industry and governments began funding scientific research that.


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