Item description for Is Progress Speeding Up? Our Multiplying Multitudes of Blessings by John Marks Templeton...
Overview This book is a thought-provoking view of the progress of humankind in the last century. In spite of the pessimism that prevails in the media, people are better fed, better clothed, better housed, and better educated than at any previous time. The facts within the book provide ocumentation for a positive outlook toward our nutrition and health, living standards and working conditions, political and economic freedoms, educational facilities, ability to communicate, ease of movement, increasing leisure, and, most important, our ability to get along with one another and with our Creator. The statistics, charts, and photographs that illustrate this book enhance the reassuring and uplifting view of the state of the world and where it is going.
Publishers Description The facts within the book provide documentation for a positive outlook toward our living standards and working conditions, political and economic freedoms, and ability to communicate, and most importantly, our ability to get along with one another.
Citations And Professional Reviews Is Progress Speeding Up? Our Multiplying Multitudes of Blessings by John Marks Templeton has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Library Journal - 01/01/1998 page 106
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Studio: Templeton Foundation Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.33" Width: 6.32" Height: 1.12" Weight: 1.55 lbs.
Release Date Oct 1, 1997
Publisher Templeton Foundation Press
ISBN 1890151025 ISBN13 9781890151027
Availability 0 units.
More About John Marks Templeton
Sir John Templeton was born in Winchester, Tennessee, went to Yale, and then to Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar. He is known for his astute investment skills on Wall Street and through the Templeton Mutual Funds. In 1987 he founded the John Templeton Foundation, and he currently funds the Templeton Prize for Progress inReligion.
John Marks Templeton was born in 1912.
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