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Human Nature Is Created, Not Discovered

Idea technology and how capitalism makes us miserable

Maarten van Doorn
Apr 21, 2019 · 11 min read

Barry Schwartz is one of the most interesting thinkers of our time.

He is most famous for his work on The Paradox of Choice. Where conventional wisdom tells us that more possibilities is better, Schwartz makes a compelling case that the abundance of choice in today’s western world…