Jacques Attali,Jeremy Leggatt's A Brief History of the Future: A Brave and Controversial PDF

By Jacques Attali,Jeremy Leggatt

ISBN-10: 1559708794

ISBN-13: 9781559708791

ISBN-10: 1611450136

ISBN-13: 9781611450132

What will planet Earth be like in two decades? At mid-century? within the yr 2100? Prescient and convincing, this ebook is a must-read for somebody desirous about the longer term. by no means has the area provided extra promise for the long run and been extra fraught with hazards. Attali anticipates an unraveling of yankee hegemony as transnational businesses sever the binds linking unfastened firm to democracy. global tensions could be primed for bad conflict for assets and dominance. the final word query is: do we depart our youngsters and grandchildren an international that's not merely doable yet greater, or during this nuclear international bequeath to them a planet that would be a dwelling hell? both manner, he warns, the time to behave is now.

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