NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
ERIC Number: EJ037832
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1971
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
The Dodo Didn't Make It: Survival and Betterment
Boulding, Kenneth E.
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, 27, 5, 19-21, May 71
Examines survival as related to the theory of betterment: that is how things go from bad to better instead of from bad to worse." Identifies a number of deteriorating systems in the society: consumption-production system, overload, joint production of good and bad, the accumulation of small evils associated with good, failure in the knowledge system, and knowledge pollution--the spread of nonsense. (PR)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: N/A
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A