Über den Autor
Philip Appleman is Distinguished Professor Emeritus at Indiana University, where he was a founding editor of Victorian Studies. He is the author of a book on overpopulation, The Silent Explosion and coeditor of 1859: Entering an Age of Crisis. He has also published three novels and several volumes of poetry.
A book for anyone pondering the meaning of life, drawing on the context of our evolutionary development and cultural history in a wide-ranging exploration.