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By Karl Popper

'I are looking to start through mentioning that I regard medical wisdom because the most vital form of wisdom we have', writes Sir Karl Popper within the commencing essay of this booklet, which collects his meditations at the genuine advancements technological know-how has wrought in society, in politics and within the arts through the 20th century. His matters diversity from the beginnings of medical hypothesis in classical Greece to the damaging results of 20th century totalitarianism, from significant figures of the Enlightenment equivalent to Kant and Voltaire to the function of technological know-how and self-criticism within the arts. The essays provide outstanding new insights into the brain of 1 of the best 20th century philosophers.

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