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The Four Pillars of the Third Industrial Revolution - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Jan 09, 2011

The latter chapters of Jeremy Rifkin’s new book ‘The Empathic Civilization’ (which I have summarised elsewhere) discusses how the many technological advances made possible by the Second Industrial Revolution and its oil based economy have made it possible for a nascent global consciousness to develop based on an extended empathy, not only for other members of our species but … Read More