Tag Archives: Enlightenment

Steven Pinker: Promoting a New Global Optimism

In showing that the world has never been less violent, cognitive scientist Steven Pinker is at the forefront of the new outbreak of global optimism.

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Who Lost Egypt?

Did America lose Egypt? Or did China — and what China represents — gain Egypt?

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Islam: Reforming a Recalcitrant Religion (Part II)

What sort of reforms should Islam undertake?

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Islam: Reforming a Recalcitrant Religion (Part I)

Why is the process of Christian Reformation not applicable for modern Islam?

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Europe and the Clash of Civilizations

Is the West ready to engage the East in a future enlightenment process?

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