21 Lessons for the 21st Century

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372 pages

In-Sapiens,-he-explored-our-past.-In-Homo-Deus,-he-looked-to-our-future.-Now,-one-of-the-most-innovative-thinkers-on-the-planet-turns-to-the-present-to-make-sense-of-today’s-most-pressing-issues

In-Sapiens,-he-explored-our-past.-In-Homo-Deus,-he-looked-to-our-future.-Now,-one-of-the-most-innovative-thinkers-on-the-planet-turns-to-the-present-to-make-sense-of-today’s-most-pressing-issues.

How-do-computers-and-robots-change-the-meaning-of-being-human?-How-do-we-deal-with-the-epidemic-of-fake-news?-Are-nations-and-religions-still-relevant?-What-should-we-teach-our-children?

Yuval-Noah-Harari’s-21-Lessons-for-the-21st-Century-is-a-probing-and-visionary-investigation-into-today’s-most-urgent-issues-as-we-move-into-the-uncharted-territory-of-the-future.-As-technology-advances-faster-than-our-understanding-of-it,-hacking-becomes-a-tactic-of-war,-and-the-world-feels-more-polarized-than-ever,-Harari-addresses-the-challenge-of-navigating-life-in-the-face-of-constant-and-disorienting-change-and-raises-the-important-questions-we-need-to-ask-ourselves-in-order-to-survive.

In-twenty-one-accessible-chapters-that-are-both-provocative-and-profound,-Harari-builds-on-the-ideas-explored-in-his-previous-books,-untangling-political,-technological,-social,-and-existential-issues-and-offering-advice-on-how-to-prepare-for-a-very-different-future-from-the-world-we-now-live-in:-How-can-we-retain-freedom-of-choice-when-Big-Data-is-watching-us?-What-will-the-future-workforce-look-like,-and-how-should-we-ready-ourselves-for-it?-How-should-we-deal-with-the-threat-of-terrorism?-Why-is-liberal-democracy-in-crisis?

Harari’s-unique-ability-to-make-sense-of-where-we-have-come-from-and-where-we-are-going-has-captured-the-imaginations-of-millions-of-readers.-Here-he-invites-us-to-consider-values,-meaning,-and-personal-engagement-in-a-world-full-of-noise-and-uncertainty.-When-we-are-deluged-with-irrelevant-information,-clarity-is-power.-Presenting-complex-contemporary-challenges-clearly-and-accessibly,-21-Lessons-for-the-21st-Century-is-essential-reading.

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