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Humanity on a tightrope

Paul R. Ehrlich

Humanity on a tightrope

thoughts on empathy, family, and big changes for a viable future

by Paul R. Ehrlich

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Rowman & Littlefield, Distributed by National Book Network in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Globalization,
  • Empathy,
  • Social problems,
  • Social aspects,
  • Cultural relations,
  • Social change

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPaul R. Ehrlich and Robert E. Ornstein
    ContributionsOrnstein, Robert E. (Robert Evan), 1942-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN18.3 .E47 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 184 p.
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26883165M
    ISBN 101442206489
    ISBN 109781442206489
    LC Control Number2010015306
    OCLC/WorldCa608687378


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