Where medieval history and radical politics bumble into each other and have an existential crisis
Because of serial spam attacks which the Blogger platform seems unable to deal with (yes - people warned me about Blogger), I have moved the...
Odds are you have heard of this one alread, and who knows, it could be the source of your post in the first place.http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews/review/1232This is a perfect case study on the dangers of responding to reviews and frankly, only re-enforced my dislike of Pinker's book.
Oh - thank you for that. It is indeed a prime example, which actually I hadn't come across. The tone of the review and the tone of the response are completely asymmetrical. Isn't Pinker associated with the New College of the Humanities? Sounds about right for him!
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