Fred Spier is Senior Lecturer in Big History. The translation in Spanish El lugar del hombre en el cosmos: La ‘Gran Historia’ y el futuro de la humanidad was. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the El lugar del hombre en el cosmos: La «Gran Historia» y el futuro de la humanidad by Fred Spier at Barnes. Fred Spier. · Rating details · 6 ratings · 1 review . El lugar del hombre en el cosmos: La «Gran Historia» y el futuro · El lugar del hombre en el cosm.

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He illustrates the use of his term by describing the succession of astronomical, planetarian and human regimes.

The Structure of Big History: From the Big Bang until Today by Fred Spier

Already familiar with much of the material in the book, I was eh to focus on the author’s frec, which I found refreshing and compatible with those of other authors who I respect, such as Jeremy Rifkin deel has yombre explored the implications of the Second Law of Thermodynamics in humanity’s history and future.

Paperbackpages. Carlos Olivero rated it really liked it Oct 22, Cervantes rated it it was amazing. Books by Fred Spier. Provides an accessible and original overview of the entire sweep of history that places human history within the context of the history of life, the Earth, and the universe Offers new insights into the future of humanity by providing a better understanding of the past Features a variety of updates and revisions that include increased coverage of key concepts such as the emergence of human behaviour, the development of value systems, and patterns of complexity in Big History Incorporates a variety of ‘little big histories’ that aid readers in recognizing how big history concepts can relate to their daily lives Instructor resources from the author will be available online upon publication Find additional resources from the author online at www.


David Widen rated it it was amazing Nov 30, An improved version of this argument is presented in his book, Big History and the Future of Humanity Wiley-Blackwell, His contribution is the introduction of the term “regime”, defined as cred more or less regular but ultimately unstable pattern that has a certain temporal permanence”.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Kathryn Rogers marked it as to-read Feb 06, What will come after is explored briefly at the end of the book. Hanspeter rated it it was amazing Nov 17, The term regime, for me, has a too rigid character with a negative connotation in common language ; it’s also too general and adds not so much insight; and finally, Spier, describes this succession of regimes in a rather organic-biological way the Rise and Falland that is very odd.

All rights reserved Kirova streetVolgograd, Russia Tel: Matthew marked it as to-read Oct 22, Rob C rated it really liked it Mar 27, De UvA maakt spie van cookies en daarmee vergelijkbare technieken voor het functioneren, meten en optimaliseren van de website. It contributes to a better understanding of some ell academic controversies such as the root causes behind the origins of humankind, the rise of agriculture and the emergence of early states.


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He performed a ten-year study on religion, politics and ecology in Peru, which led to the publication of two books. Kody marked it as to-read Nov 25, Trivia About The Structure of Ryan marked it as to-read Feb 03, What does our future entail? Ayush added it Jun 18, Spier is no Cassandra, gnashing his teeth and proclaiming the End of the World or, at least, not for a few billion yearsbut he is eminently realistic in pointing out that all forms of complexity that rely on high concentrations of cheap energy e.

Lees ook het UvA Privacy statement. Provides an accessible and original overview of the entiresweep of history that places human history within the history oflife, the Earth, and the UniverseFeaturesan original theory of “big history” which explains allof history and opens up an entirely new interdisciplinary researchagendaOffersnew insights into the future of humanity by better understandingthe pastPresentsa new approach to complexity studies, which takes into account thegreatest galaxy clusters as well as the tiniest sub-atomicparticles Mar 14, Julio A.

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I became interested in Big History after discovering it on the Internet while searching for potential new careers that match my interests. A solid, short, quick introduction to Big History.

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