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What It Is, Why It Seems Scarce, Why It Matters

The book explores the concept of rationality, examining both its theoretical underpinnings and its practical applications in decision-making, problem-solving, and understanding the world. It delves into why humans often deviate from rational thought, the consequences of such deviations, and the importance of promoting rationality in society.

Key points:

1. Rationality as a Skill: Pinker views rationality as a learnable tool for making evidence-based decisions, not an innate trait.

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