We are a weird species. Like other species, we have a culture. But
by comparison with other species, we are strangely unstable: human
cultures self-transform, diverge, and multiply with bewildering
speed. They vary, radically and rapidly, from time to time and
place to place. And the way we live - our manners, morals, habits,
experiences, relationships, technology, values - seems to be
changing at an ever accelerating pace. The effects can be... more...