Eleá de la Porte - Foto Pepijn van Manen
Eleá de la Porte - Foto Pepijn van Manen

Doomsayers and Optimists. Where are we heading? | Lecture and discussion by history philosopher Eelco Runia and historian Eleá de la Porte

This program was in Dutch, please visit the Dutch page for the complete recap and review.

Video | Podcast

Monday, 02 October 2023 | LUX, Nijmegen | Radboud Reflects and Stichting Daendels 

According to the doomsayers on the opinion pages, the world is going to hell. They see growing wage gaps, a warming planet, and young people experiencing increasing stress. However, the optimists object and claim that nothing is wrong and that the world has never been a more pleasant place and it will only get better. How can these two views coexist?  

Adriaan Duiveman, Eleá de la Porte en Eelco Runia - Foto Pepijn van Manen
Adriaan Duiveman, Eleá de la Porte en Eelco Runia - Foto Pepijn van Manen

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Organizational unit
Radboud Reflects
Theme
Philosophy, Behaviour, Science