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Why We Act

Turning Bystanders into Moral Rebels

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HARDCOVER

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ISBN 9780674241831

Publication Date: 04/07/2020

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272 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

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Catherine A. Sanderson is the Manwell Family Professor in Life Sciences at Amherst College and the author of The Positive Shift: Mastering Mindset to Improve Happiness, Health, and Longevity. She has written five college textbooks, including Real World Psychology, as well as widely-taught middle and high school health textbooks. Sanderson lectures around the country and was chosen by The Princeton Review® as one of the best college professors in America. Her work has been featured in the Atlantic and Washington Post and on CBS and NBC.

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In awarding Bruno Latour the 2021 Kyoto Prize for Arts and Philosophy, the Inamori Foundation said he has “revolutionized the conventional view of science” and “his philosophy re-examines ‘modernity’ based on the dualism of nature and society.” Below is an excerpt from An Inquiry into Modes of Existence: An Anthropology of the Moderns. For more than twenty years, scientific and technological controversies have proliferated in number and scope, eventually reaching the climate itself. Since geologists are beginning to use the term “Anthropocene” to designate the era of Earth’s history that follows the Holocene