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The Evolutionary Psychology Behind Politics

I recently finished the book “The Evolutionary Psychology Behind Politics” by Anonymous Conservative. This book proposes that conservatism and liberalism are outgrowths of human psychologies that have evolved based on r/K Selection Theory. The book has influenced some prominent conservative … Continue reading

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Book Review: “The Art of the Deal”

* * * B With all the coverage of Donald Trump in the media, I thought I’d read his business book, “The Art of the Deal”. The book is very anecdotal, covering many projects he’s worked on, from buildings in … Continue reading

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Book Review – “The Invasion of the Tearling”

* * * * A In this second installment, sequel to the Erika Johansen’s “Queen of the Tearling”, tensions build as the Red Queen begins her invasion of Tear, while court and church politics swirl as Tear prepares for her … Continue reading

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Book Review: “The End of Growth”

* * * * A Jeff Rubin’s second book, “The End of Growth”, continues in the tradition of “Why Your World is About to Get a Lot Smaller”. Rubin, the former chief economist of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, … Continue reading

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Book Review: “How Jesus Became God”

* * * B Bart Ehrman, a former born again Christian who became an agnostic bible historian, gives a detailed account of how the followers of Jesus came to believe that he had been raised from the dead and exalted … Continue reading

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Book Review: “Eon” by Allison Goodman

* * * B Eon is a fantasy set in an alternate version of the orient where the Chinese zodiac is literally represented by twelve elemental dragons, a new one of which ascends to supremacy each year. The titular character … Continue reading

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Book Review: “The Iron Trial”

* * * B The Iron Trial is a fantasy novel by Holly Black and Cassandra Claire (author of the excellent “City of Bones”). The Iron Trial is targeted at young adults, and is a very easy read, taking me … Continue reading

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