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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The pirates until then had ruled the world through their extraordinarily keen
senses . They judged things for themselves , and they didn ' t trust anyone else ' s
eyes . They trusted only that which they could personally smell , hear , touch , or
Man is very vain ; he likes to feel that he is responsible for all the favorable things
that happen , and he is innocent of all the unfavorable happenings . But all the
larger evolutionary patternings seeming favorable or unfavorable to man ' s ...
I have not given up driving . I began to leave my cars at airports - never or only
infrequently getting back to them . My new pattern requires renting new cars at
the airports as needed . I am progressively ceasing to own things , not on a
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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
comprehensively commanded automation
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