Yuval Noah Harari
Yuval Noah Harari’s 21 Lessons for the 21st century is a probing and visionary investigation of today’s most urgent issues. As technology advances at an increasingly rapid pace, hacking becomes a tactic used in warfare, and the world seems more polarized than ever. Harari addresses the challenges of navigating life in constant change and raises the important question we must ask ourselves to thrive.
Homo Deus explores the projects, dreams, nightmares, and possibilities of the 21st century – including overcoming death and creating artificial life. What would replace famine, plague, war, and natural disasters at the top of the list of human concerns? We are the self-made gods who rule the world. What destinies will we create for ourselves and others? It asks the fundamental question: What comes next? And how will we prevent ourselves from destroying the planet? This is the next step in evolution. This is the core of Homo Deus.
A renowned historian offers a groundbreaking narrative of human creation and evolution that explores the ways in which biology and history have shaped us and improved our understanding of what it really means to be “human.” Dr. Yuval Noah Harari explores the whole of human history from the very first humans walking the earth to the radical and sometimes devastating breakthroughs of the cognitive, agricultural and scientific revolutions.