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By Sonia Arrison

ISBN-10: 0465027709

ISBN-13: 9780465027705

Humanity is at the cusp of a thrilling durability revolution. the 1st individual to dwell to a hundred and fifty years has most likely already been born. what's going to your lifestyles seem like should you stay to be over a hundred? Will you be fit? Will your marriage want a sundown clause? How lengthy will you'll want to paintings? Will you end one profession at sixty-five purely to return to varsity to profit a brand new one? after which, will you be fortunately operating for an additional sixty years? might be you’ll be a dad or mum to a baby and a grandparent while. Will the area turn into overpopulated? and the way will residing longer impact your funds, your loved ones existence, and your perspectives on faith and the afterlife? In a hundred Plus, futurist Sonia Arrison takes us on an eye-opening trip to the longer term at our doorsteps, the place technology and expertise are starting to transform lifestyles as we all know it. She introduces us to the folk remodeling our lives: the intense scientists and genius inventors and the billionaires who fund their paintings. The staggering advances to increase our lives—and reliable health—are virtually the following. within the very close to destiny clean organs for transplants may be grown in laboratories, cloned stem cells will convey formerly unstoppable illnesses to their knees, and dwelling previous a hundred would be the rule, now not the exception. Sonia Arrison brings over a decade of expertise learning and writing approximately state of the art advances in technology and expertise to a hundred Plus, portray a brilliant photograph of a destiny that only in the near past gave the impression of technology fiction, yet now could be very genuine. a hundred Plus is the 1st e-book to offer readers a finished figuring out of the way life-extending discoveries will swap our social and fiscal worlds. This illuminating and imperative textual content may also help us navigate the exciting trip of existence past a hundred years.

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31. 32. 19 ChristianJoas, and JürgenRenn, eds. Shifting Paradigms: Thomas S. Kuhn and the Historyof Science (Berlin: Open Access, 2016, in print), 115–121. , 1950s–1970s. PhD Dissertation, San Diego: University of California, 2012. ,Science in the Twentieth Century (Amsterdam: Harwood, 1997), 1–26. Ibidem. One example of a synthetic account of the intellectual project of science studies that mentions the Cold War as merely a backdrop is John Zammito, A Nice Derangement of Epistemes: Post-Positivism in the Study of Science from Quine to Latour (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2004), chapter 5.

23. Yehuda Elkana, “Alexandre Koyré: Between the History of Ideas and Sociology of Knowledge,” History and Technology 4 (1987): 111–144. On Butterfield see Nick Jardine, “Whigs and Stories. On the spread of “anti-Marxian ideology” among Cold War historians of science see Ursula Klein, “Kuhn in the Cold War,” in Alexander Blum, KostasGavroglu, INTRODUCTION: SCIENCE STUDIES IN EAST... 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 19 ChristianJoas, and JürgenRenn, eds. Shifting Paradigms: Thomas S. Kuhn and the Historyof Science (Berlin: Open Access, 2016, in print), 115–121.

In this dogma, with its basic altruism of purpose, they found justification for their instinctive fear of outside world, for the dictatorship without which they did not know how to rule, for cruelties they did not dare not to inflict, for sacrifices they felt bound to demand … Today they cannot dispense with it. It is a fig leaf of their moral and intellectual respectability … This is why TELEGRAMS AND PARADIGMS: ON COLD WAR GEOPOLITICS AND THE... 17 Having embraced Marxism to soothe and rationalize their insecurities, Soviet leaders were now controlled by it.

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