Toby Ord, The Precipice. Existential Risk and the Future of Humanity. Bloomsbury Publishing, 2020, 480 s.

Markéta Poledníková

Abstract


A review of the book:

Toby Ord, The Precipice. Existential Risk and the Future of Humanity. Bloomsbury Publishing, 2020, 480 s.


Keywords


effective altruism, existential risks, The Precipice, Toby Ord

https://doi.org/10.5817/pf20-1-2120

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