Refugees from Complexity

In his fantastic new book Out of Our Minds: What We Think and How We Came to Think It, the historian of ideas Felipe Fernandez Armesto writes a pithy description of the worldwide rise in populist nationalism: “confused by chaos, infantilized by ignorance, refugees from complexity flee to fanaticism and dogmatism.”

Refugees from Complexity

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