Written for the general reader, the book provides a broad overview of the structures, events and ideas in the world with the goal of achieving an adequate (workable) understanding of the cosmos and the human condition. It includes sections on physical and biological existence, God and religion, and humanity. Among the many subjects covered are free will and determinism; design and chance; the synergistic and holistic trends in evolution; the quantum universe and the implications of an infinite world; human personality; atheism and agnosticism; and love, attraction and friendship.
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About the Author
The author has worked in public relations, journalism, writing, publishing and dramatic arts. He worked in a public information capacity for the Newark NJ war on poverty program, as well as the New York City Human Resources Administration. He is president of Trans-Atlantic Publications Inc., which distributes and publishes trade books. He is also president of Coronet Books Inc., an importer of academic books from around the world. He edited The Directory of Public High Technology Corporations, and was co-editor of The $25,000 Challenge, a trivia quiz book. He also wrote and directed two theatrical plays which premiered in Philadelphia. He holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from the Pennsylvania State University.