Following the pandemic, China will emerge stronger. Its influence will thus grow and its rivalry with the USA will increase. What does this mean for the rest of us? Stephen sees engagement as the only way to learn from the perspectives of others, to preserve moral discourse and to enrich our sense of what it is to be human.
Reviews of The Human Odyssey – East, West and the Search for Universal Values:
‘Erudite, bold and wide-ranging a book that makes you think about knowledge, wisdom and what the future has in store’. Peter Frankopan
‘A book of remarkable sweep and scope – not just learned, but deeply humane’. Tom Holland
Stephen Keith Green, Baron Green of Hurstpierpoint is a British politician, former Minister of State for Trade and Investment, former group chairman of HSBC Holdings plc and Anglican priest.