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The Global Brain

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We've seen the power of the internet to connect people around the world in ways never before known. This remarkable book argues that the billions of messages and pieces of information flying back and forth are linking the minds of humanity together into a single, global brain - a brain with astonishing potential for the Earth.

Peter Russell, an acclaimed author and speaker,
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Paperback, 262 pages
Published November 15th 2007 by Floris Books (first published January 1st 1983)
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May 18, 2013 rated it liked it
a mixed bag of thought-provoking ideas and whimsy pseudoscience. Skip the last three chapters
Roger Buck
No rating as I am unable to be objective, having known and been deeply and personally helped by the author in my youth. The book has many insights and meant a great deal to me when I was young. Later I found the author's essentially Eastern approach, however, could not grasp the central dynamic of the West.

Because one autumn in 1997 everything changed and I left behind forever the eastern - "holistic" path I had been treading. More about this here: http://corjesusacratissimum.org/2013/...

God be
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May 13, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Great book!

Presents a positive view on the future of human race and explains what it's gonna take for us to evolve and grow instead of destroying ourselves.
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Peter Russell M.A., D.C.S., is a British author of ten books and producer of three films on consciousness, spiritual awakening and their role in the future development of humanity. He has designed and taught personal development programs for businesses, and has remained a popular public speaker.

In 1965 he was awarded an Open Exhibition to Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, to study Mathematics
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