R. Buckminster Fuller is regarded as one of the most important figures of the 20th century, renowned for his achievements as an inventor, designer, architect, philosopher, mathematician, and dogged individualist. Perhaps best remembered for the Geodesic Dome and the term "Spaceship Earth," his work and his writings have had a profound impact on modern life and thought.
Critical Path is Fuller's master work--the summing up of a lifetime's thought and concern--as urgent and relevant as it was upon its first publication in 1981. Critical Path details how humanity found itself in its current situation--at the limits of the planet's natural resources and facing political, economic, environmental, and ethical crises.
The crowning achievement of an extraordinary career, Critical Path offers the reader the excitement of understanding the essential dilemmas of our time and how responsible citizens can rise to meet this ultimate challenge to our future.
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Review: Critical PathUser Review - Alan Cunningham - Goodreads
Again, did not read this so much as pulled out the good bits. Fuller, like Tasseb after him, is a genius in love with the tone of his writing and achievements. I had to get past the dross of that to ... Read full review
Review: Critical PathUser Review - Jess - Goodreads
This was just too much for me, and I ended up reading only a small amount of it. I was really interested at the outset, but the convoluted language in which it is written and some of the absolutely ... Read full review
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