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Expand Your Mindset Horizons with Yuval Noah Harari’s 21 Lessons for the 21st Century
As we are all cooped up at home, we can further expand our mindset horizons by introducing new books to our to-read pile. Since heading out to the local bookstore is hardly an option, Ithra has now arranged to make available – free for the first time – its generous collection of ebooks.
So, if you can’t find 21 new hobbies to be busy with, you can get Yuval Noah Harari’s 21 Lessons for the 21st Century from Ithra’s eLibrary.
Chapter by chapter, 21 Lessons explores Harari’s visionary thoughts and his perspective on what we could all learn to better perceive our present-day challenges and global issues. Throughout the centuries and by necessity, our world changed and adapted. As we discover what we need to do to perceive a brighter future, this book explores the challenges and advances regarding how we navigate through life. 21 Lessons explores important questions we should ask ourselves to survive.
As we sit at home during this pandemic, some of us ponder while others pray. All of us have new thoughts to ponder. What could our future be like? How can technology help us better our lives? While our future is seemingly unclear, the path to new knowledge and new ways of thinking can be found in books. Reading allows us to strike up new topics of conversation and Harari’s 21 Lessons for the 21st Century is a great start.
With his focus on how far humanity has come to be where we are today, Harari introduces new values and a sense of importance in ourselves. These new terms allow us to expand our mindset horizons and explore uncertainty. Harari’s book arrives as a hefty dose of clarity. It is an essential read and a proper companion to our current, complicated times.