It sets us apart from animals, and it’s the subject of Roger Scruton‘s new book: On Human Nature.

In a 10-minute conversation with The Bookmonger, Scruton explains how his short volume differs from Edward O. Wilson’s influential book of the same name, whether human nature ever changes, and how science has the potential to dehumanize.

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  1. Profile photo of Jerome Danner Coolidge

    When it comes to Dr. Scruton, I try my best to pay attention!

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    • March 23, 2017 at 2:33 pm
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  2. Profile photo of Aaron Miller Member

    Downloaded but haven’t listened to this one yet. Scruton is always interesting. And you’re as good an interview as Peter. Keep it up.

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    • March 23, 2017 at 2:44 pm
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  3. Profile photo of Nanda Panjandrum Thatcher

    Wonderful! Will be purchasing the book…

    • #3
    • March 25, 2017 at 8:56 pm
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