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He is so succinct – in spite of “repetition” that I think of more as refrains in a song – that any attempt to summarize would be long than the book itself, which is a mere 98 pages including the index. Quite possibly the most important book I’ve ever buckmknster.
Anyone who is in business, finance, or stock investing should read this book. A very buckimnster copy in a very good dustjacket.
Bucky was obviously an interesting person with great inventions, but his ideas on the economy are misguided in my opinion.
Very Good in Very Good gunch jacket Edition: This book is a physical contradiction in itself. Sign In Register Help Cart. Quarterbound in grey cloth with blue boards and gilt spine titling. B01HH Leitura de texto: Jul 08, Jonnythrombosis rated it it was amazing. Bickminster came away from the book wondering what the actual main point of it was.
Buckminster Fuller consummates his literary canon, his panoramic lifetime survey of all aspects of the responsibility of human beings for their own destiny.
Buckminster Fuller’s vision for the world could perhaps be described as a technocracy.
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Want to Read saving…. There is a lot of meat in buckminstef potato. This is an inspirational read for anybody even remotely interested in science and humanity in general. I did not understand the majority of the book. Fuller published more than 30 books, coining or popularizing terms such as “Spaceship Earth”, ephemeralization, and synergetic.
It is a vision firmly rooted buckminstee his mindset as an engineer: It can be difficult to read as the author runs buckninster at length with the ideas in his sentences which easily lost me throughout the whole book.
Jul 21, Josiah Redding rated it it was ok Shelves: And, to recommend this book as the After reading a “Rich Dad, Poor Dad” book du jour, I requested this book from the library and was on the waiting list for 10 months. They threaten bankruptcy of the U.
For Fuller, the academic discipline of economics is irrelevant since it derives from an invalid assumption of scarcity. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Cancel reply Enter your comment here First Edition; Second Printing.
If that’s the case, we might as well all be communist. A representative quote “You [Fuller] go around explaining in simple terms that which people have not been comprehending, buckmlnster the first law of success is, ‘Never make things simple when you can make them complicated.
Mar 31, Ryan fupler it liked it.
Another later-career book of Fuller’s; this one goants his portrayal of how corporations came to their powerful position in our socioeconomy. This book is for those that enjoy David Icke, conspiracy theorists, those that hate governments and those that abhor corporations. May 26, Jason rated it it was ok.
I will only say that I get goose bumps reading some of the observations he made in this book about economic and political trends that are so much more apparent now.
Can our system of national political sovereignties and corporate profits survive the inevitable technology revolution require to obviate wars by effecting vuckminster worldwide rise in the standard of living. One of the functions of myth is to resolve contradictions in our culture.
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Mar 02, Lewis Fiecke rated it it was ok. Many of his ideas were indeed ahead of their time, and he insisted on a global systemic approach long before ecology made it the norm. The Estate of R.
Off was a short quick read into the mind and ideals of the late great Buckminster Fuller. Used – Very Good. I wouldn’t exactly rank him with DaVinci, but the sentiment is there. This book is one of the most challenging I have ever read, lots of big words. Ships with Tracking Number! Otherwise, unless you are a historian it might not be of much interest, and too hard of a read if the subject is not of interst. Cut, dried, efficient- and yet, admirable for how he simply cuts off considerations of the ffuller of nation-states and class.
Book is in fine condition and appears unread.
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Buckminster Fuller was the second president of Mensa from to I was convinced in that humanity’s most fundamental survival problems could never be solved by politics. Even politicians are controlled by Grunch, a vast invisible empire that includes airwaves and satellites, factories and research laboratories and large cities. It’s like Ayn Rand but without the anti-community bias.