The Resource The reconstruction of humanity

The reconstruction of humanity

Label
The reconstruction of humanity
Title
The reconstruction of humanity
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An outline of what must be changed in the existing order before a new creative and peaceful world can be built
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1889-1968
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sorokin, Pitirim Aleksandrovich
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • HM101
  • HN42
LC item number
  • .S762
  • F48
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization
  • Progress
  • Altruism
  • Egoism
  • Altruism
  • Civilization
  • Egoism
  • Progress
Label
The reconstruction of humanity
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : the eternal quest continues -- Quack cures for war and impotent plans for peace. Political cures ; Economic cures and plans ; Scientific, educational, religious, and other cures and plans -- Insufficient factors of altruism. Altruism : its forms, gradations, and creativity ; Insufficient factors of altruism -- Cultural factors of altruism and egoism. Two basic principles ; What needs to be changed in contemporary culture--and why ; What is pathological in the main compartments of our culture -- Social factors of altruism and egoism. What must be changed in all social institutions--and why ; What must be changed in the family, school, and religious institutions--and why ; What must be changed in our political, economic, and other institutions--and why -- Personal factors of creative altruism. Our incompetence in effecting the transformation of man ; Three remedies ; Methods and techniques of the great masters of altruism -- ways of realization of the plan. How the proposed change is to be achieved
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 247 pages
Lccn
48006371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00483828
  • (OCoLC)ocm00483828
Label
The reconstruction of humanity
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : the eternal quest continues -- Quack cures for war and impotent plans for peace. Political cures ; Economic cures and plans ; Scientific, educational, religious, and other cures and plans -- Insufficient factors of altruism. Altruism : its forms, gradations, and creativity ; Insufficient factors of altruism -- Cultural factors of altruism and egoism. Two basic principles ; What needs to be changed in contemporary culture--and why ; What is pathological in the main compartments of our culture -- Social factors of altruism and egoism. What must be changed in all social institutions--and why ; What must be changed in the family, school, and religious institutions--and why ; What must be changed in our political, economic, and other institutions--and why -- Personal factors of creative altruism. Our incompetence in effecting the transformation of man ; Three remedies ; Methods and techniques of the great masters of altruism -- ways of realization of the plan. How the proposed change is to be achieved
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 247 pages
Lccn
48006371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00483828
  • (OCoLC)ocm00483828

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