The Mismeasure of Man is a monograph that challenges the concept of biological determinism and the pseudoscience behind the concept of heritable as well as quantifiable IQ. Stephen Jay Gould was a paleontologist, evolutionary biologist, and a historian of science. Gould uses his knowledge of biology to not only discredit false beliefs, but explains his […]Read more "The Mismeasure of Man by Stephen Jay Gould"
The End of History and the Last Man is a book of history and political science written by Francis Fukuyma. It originally was expanded from an essay in the National Interest which appeared in 1989. Fukuyama’s thesis is that there are no longer alternatives to liberal democracy and this represents the final form of humanity’s […]Read more "The End of History and the Last Man (1992)"