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By G. E. R. Lloyd

Geoffrey Lloyd's pioneering publication makes use of a research of historical Greek and chinese language technology and tradition to throw mild on basic difficulties, either highbrow and ethical, that we nonetheless face at the present time. the problems variety from the talk approximately realism and relativism in philosophy of technology to doubts about the common applicability of the discourse of human rights. Lloyd presents compelling proof that historical civilizations have a lot to supply modern debates in lots of fields of study.

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