Out Of The Investigations And Speculations Of Contemporary Science, A Challenging View Of Human Behavior And Society Has Emerged And Gained Strength It Is A View That Equates Human Nature Utterly And Unalterably With The Pursuit Of Self Interest Influenced By This View, People Increasingly Appeal To Natural Imperatives, Instead Of Moral Ones, To Explain And Justify Their Actions And Those Of Others. What a wast of time I should have listened to Dennis Wrong s review in The New York Times a lengthy pamphlet against neoclassical economics, evolutionary biology, and Skinnerian behaviorism.
- 352 pages
- The Battle for Human Nature
- Barry Schwartz
- 23 January 2018 Barry Schwartz