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By Andrés Oppenheimer

En este libro, Andrés Oppenheimer ofrece al lector un remarkable catálogo de experiencias innovadoras de éxito en ámbitos como los angeles educación, el deporte, l. a. salud y los angeles tecnología. A partir de reveladoras entrevistas con varios de los empresarios e investigadores más importantes en l. a. actualidad, el autor pone en evidencia cómo América Latina puede insertarse de manera efectiva en l. a. «economía del conocimiento», generar creatividad rentable e innovación colectiva. Así ando…

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I have no recollection of a contract with OUP (remember, I shall be eighty-three in June). Anna Kallin did indeed wonder whether they might make Reith Lectures – I was only too ready. She put it up, I had a letter inviting me to do them, followed by a letter two days later countermanding. That was that. I was asked to do the series seven or eight years later, and by that time said that I had nothing to say. That was before I thought of Romanticism. 2 In any event, for Maistre he could make use of a typescript prepared some years before.

2 As attested to by Wokler 2003, 20. lxii • Joshua L. Cherniss the impression – to himself as well as to others – that he knew the subjects of his writings at first hand. Berlin’s own intellectual personality was strong and distinctive and coloured all that he wrote. Whether or not Herder’s doctrine of expressivism is true about human language and activity in general, as Berlin seemed to believe, it was certainly true of him. And yet this personality that was so singular was also elusive and protean.

S. 1 His mood as he finished the draft typescript was characteristically unselfconfident. As he wrote to a close friend at New College, David Cecil: here I am trying to write this book on political ideas, & it is coming out all awry – sentimental, vague, clumsy, soft, unscholarly, a mass of verbiage & dough unseasoned, no sharp points, only occasionally little gleams of what I thought I said, what I thought I wanted to say. However I persist. I don’t know what the lectures will sound like, but there will, unless I fall ill or die, be a book.

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