Publisher: Vintage Publishing
Language: English UK / Other
: 528 Pages
Product Dimension (L x W x H): 13.00 x 19.70 x 5.20 CM
Shipping Weight: 0.46 KgPeriplus Bestseller Rank:
Absolute eye-opener, you gotta read this to face the future ahead.
This is the best reason to learn history: not in order to predict the future, but to free yourself of the past and imagine alternative destinies. Of course this is not total freedom – we cannot avoid being shaped by the past. But some freedom is better than none.
This book truly described how sophisticated our brains are. Recommended!
For many years, the analysis and forecast of humanity's history has been heavily dominated and confined within the study of its socio-political reality. This is evident in the work of Samuel Huntington "Clash of Civilization" and to be further, allegedly, revised by his student Francis Fukuyama in his seminal work "The Origins of Political Order." Unlike its predecesors, Harari has attempted to cover all areas of human life, and not being occupied exclusively with only its socio-political reality. Harari for instance had highlighted problems like obesity and famine, artificial intelligence, etc. And what's important to note from this book is that Harari... See More
This book is very interesting. Mind blowing… This book shows us how the technology patronized our life. This book brings us how the technology creates our world, leads our life and destroys our space. The thin line between real life and virtual life has almost gone for now. We have already depended with technology and this book open and wake up us from the addiction of technology. This is a must read book for everybody who want to know about how we life today give impacts to our future life.