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The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves
The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves
Matt Ridley
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Ideas have sex, in Ridley's schema; they follow a process of natural selection of their own, and as long as they continue to do so, there is reason to retire apocalyptic pessimism about the future of our species. Erstwhile zoologist, conservationist, and journalist, Ridley (The Red Queen) posits... Read More

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