Civilisation: is there a cure?

a study in foundations by Robert M. Entwistle

Publisher: [Robert M. Entwistle] in [London]

Written in English
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StatementRobert M. Entwistle.
SeriesUnpolitical pamphlets -- no.1
The Physical Object
Pagination23p. ;
Number of Pages23
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Open LibraryOL19773280M

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It is generally assumed that we are living in a very late age, and in a state of advanced civilisation. For instance, the British Broadcasting Company has organised talks on “Science and Civilisation,” as if the two were almost necessarily contemporaneous; and our civilisation, or what goes under the name, has even been regarded by a certain school of thought as excessive, as when Edward.

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