chapter  5
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The well-being of both present and future generations depends on whether ethically and morally sound ways are found to solve these dilemmas. The challenge of the Technosphere in the epoch of the Noosphere demands that we seek a substantive political economy-a political economy in the broad sense. It is in the attempt to fashion and adapt institutions appropriate for man in the epoch of the Noosphere that mankind may well meet its ultimate test.