- File Size: 24199 KB
- Print Length: 141 pages
- Publisher: TED Conferences (February 20, 2013)
- Publication Date: February 20, 2013
- Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
- Language: English
- ASIN: B00BJ8INII
- Text-to-Speech: Enabled
- Word Wise: Not Enabled
- Lending: Enabled
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #279,275 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
City 2.0: The Habitat of the Future and How to Get There (TED Books Book 31) Kindle Edition
"Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress"
Is the world really falling apart? Is the ideal of progress obsolete? Cognitive scientist and public intellectual Steven Pinker urges us to step back from the gory headlines and prophecies of doom, and instead, follow the data: In seventy-five jaw-dropping graphs, Pinker shows that life, health, prosperity, safety, peace, knowledge, and happiness are on the rise. Learn more
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Chicago is a good example of how outdated and over rated America has become but there were no essays on this city. Hopefully change will come soon. America is in desperate need for transforming bottom up infrastructure projects that build community and foster civic participation.
If you're passionate about the city, this is a book for you.
A light quick read but a good source of ideas to follow-up on.