The Evolution of Knowledge: Rethinking Science for the Anthropocene

In the first episode, Farewell to the Holocene, MPIWG Managing Director Jürgen Renn and biologist Manfred Laubichler discuss their work in trying to understand the structures of cultural evolution that have brought us to this point, what the field of historiography can learn from evolutionary biology, and how their joint efforts led to the book "The Evolution of Knowledge: Rethinking Science for the Anthropocene" by Jürgen Renn.

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Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati in collaboration with Max Planck Institute for the History of Science
Written and poduced by Diego Visintin, Sophia Grew and Lorenzo Carta