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Politics by Roberto Mangabeira Unger
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Mao's Invisible Hand by Sebastian Heilmann
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Originals by Adam M. Grant
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Death's End by Liu Cixin
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When I first read the Three Body Problem (1st book in this trilogy), I was fascinated by the fictional world Liu Cixin created, in which the human civilization needed to face the reality of a universe with another alien species, the Trisolarians. The ...more
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The Fourth Industrial Revolution by Klaus Schwab
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Great summaries of megatrends that contribute to the coined 'fourth industrial revolution' (physical, digital, biological), as well as some interesting observations that I will need further reading resources on. For example, I would be interested in ...more
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Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari
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Oftentimes we are so caught up in our everyday life that we miss the opportunity to step back and look at the world, at our history, and at our current societal progress. Sapiens offers us that opportunity via interesting observations made by Histori ...more
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