Book Recommendations

Books flow through our lives, year after year. What we read defines what we think, and vice versa. Our thinking changes probably more as a result of encountering new ideas and arguments, and less as a result of genuine insight and internal processing. Today, even the idea of a book is in transition: books become electronic files, and many of them have short life-spans. Our attention spans become shorter as well. Books compete with websites and magazines that report news and interpret them for us, like the New York Times, the New Yorker Magazine, the London Review of Books, or...