Paradoxien der Gegenwart II

Despite skyrocketing income inequality, … an array of technological advances narrowed the daily living standards between rich and poor compared with even a few decades earlier.

Tom Nichols: „A Century of Change“ (to be published) Quelle

Paradoxien der Gegenwart I

Universal education produced unprecedented levels of literacy, but electronic entertainment and media undermined the ability of literacy to create informed citizens; by 2020, it was fair to say that never in modern history had a more educated people rejected science and rationalism in such numbers.

Tom Nichols: „A Century of Change“ (to be published) Quelle