The turning point: science, society, and the rising culture

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Bantam Books, 1983 - Social Science - 464 pages
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Review: The Turning Point: Science, Society, and the Rising Culture

User Review  - Paul Lux - Goodreads

a life changer. still right on point after all these years. a great primer to systems thinking, and a fantastic look into evolution on the level of science, society, and consciousness. Read full review

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probably powerfully progressive in its day but surprisingly mainstream now Read full review

Contents

PREFACE
15
The Two Paradigms
51
The Mechanistic View of Life
101
Copyright

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About the author (1983)

FRITJOF CAPRA received his Ph.D. in theoretical physics from the University of Vienna and has written and lectured extensively about the philosophical implications of modern science. He is the author of "The Web of Life," "The Turning Point and Uncommon Wisdom," Currently a director of the Center for Ecoliteracy in Berkeley, California, he lives in Berkeley with his wife and daughter.

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