Perpetual Competition: A New World History of Science & Technology Culture


Liu Su, 2017, Beijing: China Science Press. 

The book reviews the history of science and technology and the influences of science and technology on human society since the birth of humans from the unique perspective of Neo-Darwinism and evolutionary psychology, redefines "technology" and "culture", the two words familiar to everyone, thus comes to the bold conclusion that "a world culture history of science and technology, is a world history of ethnic relations". Using this new perspective, the author proposes new solutions to some of the technological crises faced human society at present. Although the book is not on botany, the conception of science history and humanistic thought init are enlightening forplant science popularization.