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The human agenda.


New York, Simon and Schuster [1972] .
ISBN 0671210491, 9780671210496

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Subjects Biological Evolution.
Civilization, Modern -- 1950-
Civilization, Modern.
Civilization.
Social Values.
Values.
Description 698 pages 25 cm
Copyright Date [1972]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 605-627).
Contents Section one. Evolutionary perspectives : Part 1. Man in evolution / evolution in man : 1. Universe and God ; 2. Earth and life ; 3. Animal and men ; 4. Adaptation and the human agenda -- Part 2. The new biology and the future of man : Introduction ; Prospects for control of : 5. Gestation ; 6. Genetics ; 7. Life and death ; 8. Brain ; 9. Mind
Section three. Mastery of the future : Part 1: Ways to go : Introduction -- 17. Getting ahead -- 18. Fun fervor -- 19. Creative frenzy -- 20. Mystic withdrawal -- 21. Technique infatuation -- 22. Big and little brother protection -- 23. Prospectancy -- Part 2. The quest for blondness: an example explored : Introduction -- 24. Blondness: first views -- 25. The blond image and light versus dark -- 26. Pathology -- 27. Blondness: further views -- 28. Image and sex object selection -- 29. Blondness and decision -- Section 4. Conclusions.
Section two. Love, work, and play revisited : Introduction -- 10. Social and Psychological functions of love, work, and play -- 11. Origins and development of love, work, and play -- 12. The eras of scarcity and abundance -- 13. Values, Technology, self-validation -- 14. Self-validative love, work, and play in the future of abundance -- 15. Psychic intimacy as observed in psychoanalysis -- 16. Psychic imposter ethic -- Summing up
Network Numbers (OCoLC)323647
(OCoLC)ocm00323647
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WorldCat Identities Gorney, Roderic, 1924-
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