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A Manifesto for the Humanities in a Technological Age

February 13, 2004 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

In a 2002 interview, the so-called global economic adviser Jeffrey D. Sachs insisted that interdisciplinarity was the only way to solve world problems. The need, he said, was "to focus not on the disciplines but on the problems and to bring together...

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