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The way to human solidarity is by the search and respect for individual dignity. At one point he talks about how the radio has opened the world up and will allow human destiny to grow. I have no qualms with God or Christianity, or someone venturing to ‘prove’ his faith but the book fell short at this task and would have been exceptional if he would have left it out.
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No individual human is seen as indispensable, but exceedingly useful according to the extent of his will to the good. For the most part this is a brilliant book. Retrieved 31 May Seven years at the Rockefeller Institute, working with Carrel, writing, speaking; subsequent years at the Pasteur Institute; building fame as an original and creative scientist, while still keeping a part of life for a wide circle of friends; fighting for the right of French scientists to the same backing and facilities he had experienced in America; and- in nine years-gradually developing his own philosophical ideas and spiritual beliefs — all this is recounted in detail, with enough of scientific import not to underplay that vital aspect of his contribution to the world.
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Human Destiny by Pierre Lecomte du Noüy
Lists with This Book. I found myself reading certain parts repeatedly because they were so profound. University of Notre Dame Press, p. Thus juman either admit the miracle or doubt the absolute truth of science. Andrew Ritter rated it it was amazing Jan 06, This scientist article is a stub.
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