Revolution or Renaissance: Making the Transition from an Economic Age to a Cultural Age

  title={Revolution or Renaissance: Making the Transition from an Economic Age to a Cultural Age},
  author={D. Paul Schafer},
In "Revolution or Renaissance", D. Paul Schafer subjects two of the most powerful forces in the world - economics and culture - to a detailed and historically sensitive analysis. He argues that the economic age has produced a great deal of wealth and unleashed tremendous productive power; however, it is not capable of coming to grips with the problems threatening human and non-human life on this planet. After tracing the evolution of the economic age from the publication of Adam Smith's "The… 

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