Book ‘Rationality’ by Steven Pinker

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What It Is, Why It Seems Scarce, Why It Matters
“In our uncertain age, which can so often feel so dark and disturbing, Steven Pinker has distinguished himself as a voice of positivity.” – New York Times  Can reading a book make you more rational? Can it help us understand why there is so much irrationality in the world? Steven Pinker, author of Enlightenment Now (Bill Gates’s "new favorite book of all time”) answers all the questions here. Today humanity is reaching new heights of scientific understanding--and also appears to be losing its mind. How can a species that developed vaccines for Covid-19 in less than a year produce so much fake news, medical quackery, and conspiracy theorizing?...
Publisher: Viking (September 28, 2021)  Hardcover: ‎432 pages  ISBN-13: 978-0525561996  Dimensions:‎ 6.25 x 1.4 x 9.29 inches

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