The Purpose of it All


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ISBN: 0-89526-740-3

An abiding sense of purpose assured by scientific and technological progress? What is the ultimate purpose of economic prosperity?

These and similar questions turn up in the most unexpected contexts. One such was a blue-ribbon conference hosted in Moscow by the Soviet Academy of Sciences in June 1989. There the U.S. Senator effusively praising a free-market economy was stunned by a Soviet scholar’s blunt question: “What is the purpose of life?”

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