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Cooperation: Beyond the Age of Competition

Cooperation: Beyond the Age of Competition

by Allan Combs
     
 
In an increasingly interdependent world where once antagonishtc societies and economies now exist within a global network, theneed to foster and maintain cooperation has never been more vital. Cooperation explores an extraordinary growing awareness of the centrality of cooperation from the perspectives of a variety of disciplines, including biology, ecoscience,

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In an increasingly interdependent world where once antagonishtc societies and economies now exist within a global network, theneed to foster and maintain cooperation has never been more vital. Cooperation explores an extraordinary growing awareness of the centrality of cooperation from the perspectives of a variety of disciplines, including biology, ecoscience, psychology, political science, business and economics. The essays question the age-old maxim that our existence is dependent on, and even prospers via competition, and offer keen insight into the far-reaching challenges of this fascinating, uncharted period in world history.\

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Connie Barlow
'[This book] is a dazzling mix of ideas emerging from anthropology, psychology, biology, systems studies, and the social sciences. Enthusiasts will find community in its collections; skeptics will find an up-to-date foil for honing their own arguments. It is an enormously efficient and pleasurable way to gain access to key insights from a variety of disciplines...'

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9782881245374
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/1992
Series:
World Futures General Evolution Studies Series
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 2.00(d)

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