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The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress
By Steven Pinker
Steven Pinker’s Enlightenment Now (2018) is a bold defense for the ideas that serve as the foundation for the modern world, as well as an expansive discussion of how those ideas are continuing to make the world a better place for humanity.
Although most were developed in the eighteenth century, the ideas of the Enlightenment are still as relevant today as they were when they first emerged...