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Pax Mundi

  • George E. G. Catlin
Part of the World Academy of Art and Science book series (WAAS)

Abstract

This globe has existed for several millions of years. There is no reason to suppose that it — and, subject to certain conditions, the human race with it — will not last for some millions of years more. It is suitable that an eminent and world-wide Conference such as this should assess basic priorities; and make an analysis of those factors which threaten human survival. These can be distinguished from those factors, medical, educational, industrial and political, which may be beneficial for human welfare but which are broadly irrelevant to survival, and which humanity has still millions of years of leisure on its hands to think about.

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Human Race Blue Whale JoHN XXIII World Authority George WASHINGTON 
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References

  1. 1.
    G. Catlin: Political and Sociological Theory and its Applications (University of Michigan Press and Cresset, 1964), pp. 103–104. Google Scholar
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    Norman Z. Alcock: The Bridge of Reason, published by the Canadian Peace Research Institute.Google Scholar
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    Systematic Politics, University of Toronto Press and George Allen and Unwin, 1963Google Scholar
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    Cf. G. E. G. Catlin: Systematic Politics (University of Toronto Press and G. Allen & Unwin, 1963), ch. 3, and Science and Method of Politics (Knopf and Routledge, 1927; Archon, 1964), for development of this theme. Also Political and Sociological Theory and its Applications (University of Michigan Press and Cresset, 1964), ch. 5.Google Scholar

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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1966

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  • George E. G. Catlin

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