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The Empathic Civilization

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Speaker(s): Jeremy Rifkin
Chair: Martin Albrow

Recorded on 15 March 2010 in Shaw Library, Old Building.

At this event Jeremy Rifkin will talk about his latest book The Empathic Civilization: The Race to Global Consciousness in a World in Crisis. His book is a sweeping new interpretation of the history of civilization, that looks at the evolution of empathy and the profound ways that it has shaped our development-and is likely to determine our fate as a species.

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