Archivi tag: Matt Ridley

The rational optimist

‘We see in almost every part of the annals of mankind how the industry of individuals, struggling up against wars, taxes, famines, conflagrations, mischievous prohibitions, and more mischievous protections, creates faster than governments can squander, and repairs whatever invaders can … Continua a leggere

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“Le origini della virtù” di Matt Ridley, una recensione

“This book has in passing tried to nail some myths about when we adopted our cultured habits. I have argued that there was morality before the Church; trade before the state; exchange before money; social contracts before Hobbes; welfare before … Continua a leggere

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