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Thomas Nagel reviews From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds by Daniel C. Dennett.


Reflections on the Revolution in Middlebury by Charles Murray. A few months ago, AEI’s student group at Middlebury College invited me to speak on the themes in Coming Apart and how they relate to the recent presidential election. Professor Allison […]


The Irrationality of Alcoholics Anonymous by Gabrielle Glaser. Its faith-based 12-step program dominates treatment in the United States. But researchers have debunked central tenets of AA doctrine and found dozens of other treatments more effective. More.


The Meanings of Life by Roy F. Baumeister. Happiness is not the same as a sense of meaning. How do we go about finding a meaningful life, not just a happy one? More.