The Good Ancestor by Roman Krznaric, Read by Joe Jameson
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Joe Jameson narrates Roman Krznaric’s impressive work of humanistic philosophy, The Good Ancestor, with the seriousness, clarity, and style that it merits. Host Jo Reed and AudioFile’s Alan Minskoff discuss this edifying excursion into how one can be a “good ancestor.” Packed with thoughtful suggestions and inspiring stories of people like environmental activist Greta Thunberg and case histories in countries from Iceland to China, this audiobook proposes sweeping changes in how people and governments behave.
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