How far do cultures affect the future of the planet? Can the debate on the environment and global warming be influenced by the cultures of East and West understanding each other better? This title proposes that only a 'human revolution' can stimulate a revolution in humanity's relationship with the planet.
A leading educationalist and economist, Ricardo Diez-Hochleitner was President of the Club of Rome between 1991 and 2000, and was active in leading positions at the World Bank, UNESCO, and the Organization of American States. He has also served as Vice-Minister for Education in Colombia and Under-Secretary of State for Education and Science in Spain. Daisaku Ikeda is the President of Soka Gakkai International and the author of over 80 books on Buddhist themes.