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The Uses of Pessimism: And the Danger of False Hope

The Uses of Pessimism: And the Danger of False Hope

by Roger Scruton

Editeur : Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199968978
Broché: 240
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Taille du fichier: 6 Mb
Date d'affichage: 2020-09-23
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Optimism is fundamental to the human spirit and has sparked innovation across the centuries, but does it have a dark side? Renowned philosopher and author Roger Scruton argues that unchecked optimism can be dangerous—and that real happiness hinges on a healthy pessimism that recognizes the limitations of human beings. The Uses of Pessimism is a far-reaching yet concise assessment of how pessimism can compensate for the fallacies generic to the optimistic mind-set and enable us ...