Some books you just have to return to in order to fully grasp them. This one will need a ”round 3” from me.
If you still think that some of the problems of the past 6 years are things that can be worked through with conversation, then this is the book for you.
The problem with predicting how society will go wrong based on what is wrong now is that it assumes all the factors will stay the same. Whoops.
A review written so long ago it is currently comically irrelevant.
Paul Veyne’s “Did the Greeks Believe in Their Myths” is all the reasons why you don’t send a philosopher to do a historian’s job.
If you’ve been following this blog, you’ll know that Epistemology is a little pet topic of mine.
Do you remember the good old days? Roger Scruton does, and his memory of the good old days will save western civilization.