Our world is changing breathtakingly fast. How can we steer this enormous acceleration?
Three of the crucial developments that will determine our future - that of the world population, climate change and digital hardware - have something in common. They are phenomena of exponential growth and the so-called Great Acceleration. The bad news is that we humans have always found it difficult to think such developments through to their conclusion. The good news: We are a species capable of learning...
Will we be able to use technological developments to save us and the Earth? What we need are new instruments in the toolbox of our thinking. Christian Stöcker's book is a panic-free and precise analysis of the great human experiment and a call to open up new knowledge and guide the Great Acceleration.