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The Resource Enlightenment now : the case for reason, science, humanism, and progress, Steven Pinker

Enlightenment now : the case for reason, science, humanism, and progress, Steven Pinker

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Enlightenment now : the case for reason, science, humanism, and progress
Title
Enlightenment now
Title remainder
the case for reason, science, humanism, and progress
Statement of responsibility
Steven Pinker
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A follow-up to The Better Angels of Our Nature challenges the doom-and-gloom outlooks of today's media to present dozens of graphs and charts demonstrating that life quality, health, prosperity, safety, peace, knowledge and happiness are actually on the rise throughout the world as a result of the philosophies about an Enlightenment era that uses science to improve human existence
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New York Times Notable Book, 2018
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10619879
Cataloging source
PABRO
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1954-
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Pinker, Steven
Dewey number
302
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM891
LC item number
.P56 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Progress
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Social change
  • Quality of life
  • Humanism
Target audience
adult
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the case for reason, science, humanism, and progress
Label
Enlightenment now : the case for reason, science, humanism, and progress, Steven Pinker
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 455-524) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 556 pages
Isbn
9780525427575
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)993692045
Label
Enlightenment now : the case for reason, science, humanism, and progress, Steven Pinker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 455-524) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 556 pages
Isbn
9780525427575
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)993692045

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