Humanity: A Moral History of the Twentieth Century, Second Edition

Humanity: A Moral History of the Twentieth Century, Second Edition

Jonathan Glover


Renowned ethical thinker Jonathan Glover confronts the brutal heritage of the 20 th century to solve the secret of why such a lot of atrocities happened. In a brand new preface, Glover brings the publication during the post-September eleven period and into our personal time—and asks even if humankind can "weaken the grip warfare has on us."

Praise for the 1st edition:

“It is difficult to visualize a extra very important booklet. Glover makes an overpowering case for the necessity to comprehend our personal inhumanity, and decrease or dispose of the ways that it will probably exhibit itself—and he then starts the duty himself. Humanity is an impressive achievement.”—Peter Singer, Princeton University

“This is a unprecedented e-book: tremendous, haunting and uniquely very important. virtually forty years in the past a president learn a top vendor and refrained from a holocaust. i admire to imagine that many of the leaders and fans of the next day to come will learn Humanity.Steven Pinker, New York instances e-book Review

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