The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2018ONE OF THE ECONOMIST'S BOOKS OF THE YEAR"My new favorite book of all time." --Bill Gates If you think the world is coming to an end, think again: people are living longer, healthier, freer, and happier lives, and while our problems are formidable, the solutions lie in the Enligh...
2018-01-26T00:00:00.000ZMy new favorite book of all time. – source
2020-03-25T17:29:02.000ZEnlightenment Now is such a truly brilliant book, elegantly written, sparkling with wit, driving nails hard home on every page, I can only conclude that the few carping, mean-spirited negative reviewers are jealous. – source
2019-12-20T18:23:49.000ZI am in the middle of listening to @sapinker’s ”Enlightenment Now”. Simply brilliant! A must for anyone trying to make sense of the world. Factual optimism. Glad mother-in-law is getting me the physical version of the book for Christmas. Will re-read. – source
It is the most optimistic book I’ve read in a long time. – source
2019-06-02T21:47:22.000Z@dlowd @yudapearl @sapinker @black_in_ai @WiMLworkshop @DeepIndaba @kaifulee Having read both, I still recommend the book of Pinker 😊 Would love to chat once you’ve read it. – source
2020-03-05T07:55:39.000ZHappy #WorldBookDay! Here are some books human rights and liberalism which I have enjoyed over the past few years – source