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Culture and Humanity in the New Millennium

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Published by The Chinese University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of ideas, intellectual history,
  • Speculative Philosophy,
  • Philosophy,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • General,
  • Philosophy / General,
  • Metaphysics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKwok Siu Tong (Editor), Chan Sin-wai (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9531067M
    ISBN 109629960230
    ISBN 109789629960230
    OCLC/WorldCa51067524

    At the initiative of UNESCO, the UN made the year the International Year for the Culture of Peace as a very symbolic start of the new Millennium. The International Year was followed by a Decade for a Culture of Peace and Non-violence for the Children of the World (). A New Humanity --Traditionally Anti-Life Humanity --Homo Novus: The New Humanity --A New Heaven and a New Earth --Tula Reborn --The Distant Future --Beyond the Twenty-First Century --What the Future Blesses, Today's Culture Will Find Hard to Swallow --Euthanasia Accepted --The Death of Personal Culture in the Aquarian Age --The End of the Arts. Ralph Levy is a native of London, England, and now a naturalized citizen of the United States. He works primarily as a professor of theology at Foundation Institute, Center for Biblical Education, in Texas.


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Based on the International Congress on Culture and Humanity in the New Millennium: the Future of Human Values, held in Jan. and organized jointly Culture and Humanity in the New Millennium book the Faculty of Arts, Chinese University of Hong Kong, and the Home Affairs Bureau of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

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In Questioning the Millennium, Stephen Jay Gould applies his wit and erudition to one of today's most pressing subjects: the significance of the millennium. In this beautiful inquiry into time and its milestones, he shares his interest and insights with his readers.

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What we deem high culture, Hobsbawm notes repeatedly (there is a good deal of repetition in this book), is ossified. Except in architecture, few new works are 3/5. The world today is looking to a new millennium, with the year having just arrived (though will little of the fanfare or catastrophes predicted of it!).

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