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The Changing World

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Series: Darwin College Lectures Volume: 8

Edited By: P Fara, P Gathercole and R Laskey

200 pages, 23 line diags, 1 tab

Cambridge University Press

Hardback | Apr 1996 | #51657 | ISBN: 052156235X
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About this book

Eight experts cover politics, human rights, discrimination, AIDS, genetics, environmental issues.

...their energetic commitment to improvement, collected together, create a stimulating volume. These powerful essays help the reader acquire a deeper understanding of the challenges confronting modern society. The Midwest Book Review


Contents

Introduction Patricia Fara, Peter Gathercole and Ronald Laskey; 1. Change in Southern Africa Desmond Tutu; 2. Human rights in a changing world Helena Kennedy; 3. Fundamentalism and the contemporary world Fred Halliday; 4. The genetic revolution Kay Davies; 5. The AIDS pandemic Roy Anderson; 6.Environmental security Sara Parkin; 7. The role of the United Nations Crispin Tickell; 8. Europe in a changing world Shirley Williams; Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; Index.

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