Reconsidering survival

Leith, Mark
October 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/23/2007, Vol. 177 Issue 9, p1148
Academic Journal
The author suggests that nuclear weapons and climate change are threats that arose from human beings' attempt at survival. Nuclear weapons arose out of human proclivity for war and climate change from our troubled relationship with nature. He claims that both are attempts at survival and adaptation that have gone badly awry. He concludes that climate change gives us the opportunity to reinvent our understanding of how we pursue survival.


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