Dilemmas of Progress in Modern Society

May 30, 2012

Hour 1:           Why are the attractions of living in a modern, urban, and affluent society losing their luster for some? We’ll talk this hour with Peter N. Stearns [1], Provost and University Professor at George Mason University. Stearns is also the author of “Satisfaction Not Guaranteed: Dilemmas of Progress in Modern Society” (NYU Press, 2012).

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[1] Peter N. Stearns: http://provost.gmu.edu/stearns/

[2] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/154011940/KERA_154011940.mp3

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