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2012: Extinction Or Utopia: Doomsday Prophecies Explored

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Is 2012 the end of the worldas we know it?From 2012 to global warming to worldwide pandemics, doomsday scenarios play an increasingly large role in our lives. Do any of these apocalyptic scenarios pose a real, urgent risk? Why does our modern culture continue to embrace these bleak beliefs, and how are they affecting our world? Separating hype from truth, J. Allan Danelek ...more
Paperback, 197 pages
Published November 8th 2009 by Llewellyn Publications
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I saw this book on the "New Non-Fiction" shelf at my local library and thought I'd check it out, especially with the all the chatter about how the world is going to end in 2012 that I knew very little about.

It was a good choice. J. Allan Denelek's "2012: Extinction or Utopia" is an easily accessible and quick reading book (less than 2000 pages) that clearly and concisely explains what prophesy is, gives examples of 'prophets' (Nostradamus and Edgar Cayce), talks about the psychology behind beli
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Mr. Danelek shows you how much hysteria is out there in the world...he advises to use discernment when you hear or read about topics about the end of the world.
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A native of Minnesota but a resident of Colorado since 1969, my life has been a journey that has taken me down many different paths—some good and some not so good—but all of them useful in my journey. After a stint in the Navy (as a navigator and, briefly, an air traffic controller) I attended the Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, specializing in illustration and graphic design. Since then ...more
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