Ideas That Matter

Ideas That Matter

The Concepts That Shape the 21st Century

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"Ideas can, and do, change the world. Just as Marxism, existentialism, and feminism shaped the last century, so fundamentalism, globalization, and bioethics are transforming our world now...More than a simple reference work, this is Grayling's guide to ideas ranging from activism to biodiversity to creationism; from virtue to war crimes to xenophobia. Covering religion, philosophy, scientific theory, and political movements, each alphabetically ordered entry illuminates, elucidates, and provokes..."--Dust cover flap.
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, c2010.
ISBN: 9780465019342
046501934X
Call Number: 121 GRAYLING
Characteristics: x, 436 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Subjects: Twenty-first century -- Encyclopedias.
Idea (Philosophy)
Knowledge, Theory of.
Philosophy -- Encyclopedias.
Philosophy.

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