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Reviewed in Australia on 6 November 2018
My headline above is my answer to one of the key questions at the end of this book which I rate less insightful than the authors 'Sapiens' book.

I rated this book slightly less because I feel the author underestimates and undervalues humanism. There's no mention in the book for example about enlightened self-interest the philosophy in ethics which I experience as being a very powerful force for good in the world.

I'm also a dataism skeptic and don't accept all the hype about freedom of information when insight is the key not information.

Despite my misgivings above I still think this book is a highly valuable read and makes a great contribution to what our future will be like. And I will be getting the authors next book as soon as I press submit.
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