Archive for September, 2011

Human nature and libertarianism

*A cross-post from Evolving Economics There is another interesting topic in this month’s Cato Unbound, with Michael Shermer arguing in the lead essay that human nature is best represented by the libertarian political philosophy. Shermer (rightly) spends most of the essay shooting down the blank slate vision of humans that underpins many policies on the […]

10 Questions for Charles C. Mann

Over at Discover Blogs. Mostly about 1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created.