Standpoint War

Alexander Markov on War in terms of Cultural Evolution

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Is mod­ern war in terms of cul­tur­al evo­lu­tion the norm or the ter­ri­ble excep­tion? Was Stephen Pinker wrong when he wrote The Best in Us: Why There Is Less Violence in the World? How does WEIRD cul­ture refract in light of the main the­sis of Russian pro­pa­gan­da, «The West is destroy­ing the fam­i­ly»? Alexander Markov, doc­tor of bio­log­i­cal sci­ences, argues in episode 3 of the pod­cast «Invasion. Science in time of war».

Author: Olga Orlova

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