Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth
Simon and Schuster, 1969 - 143 Seiten
Writing in 1969 at the height of confusion about social goals and relevance of traditional values, Fuller provides arguments for a rationally designed, holistically tuned to the natural environment, and peaceful, prosperous human future. This is one of the most readable and basic expressions of Fuller's influential and contagious optimism about our ability to redirect values and fulfill human potential.
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1. comprehensive propensities 9 2. origins of specialization 21 3.
comprehensively commanded automation 33 4. spaceship earth 49 5. general
systems theory 57 6. synergy 75 7. integral functions IOI 8. the regenerative
landscape "5 index 135.
... potentials. Of course, those wisest men of the times would have seen little they
could afford to do. Our most reliable, visionary, and well-informed great-
grandfathers of 1810 could. 7. integral. functions. integral functions.
... reinvested in new, vastly higher-performance per pound tools. It was thus that
the world war losers such as Germany and Japan became overnight the postwar
industrial winners. Their success documented the fallacy of. integral. functions.
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - Marse - LibraryThing
The name R. Buckminster Fuller brings up images of geodesic domes for most people. I found a paperback 1973 printing of the 1969 book with a properly psychedelic deconstructed sphere/face on the cover ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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This is a classic, published in 1969, first read by me back in 1970 or 1971, when we thought we would soon experience either the Dawning of the Age of Aquarius or, alternately, the Eve of Destruction ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
origins of specialization
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