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The creative society by Lars Tvede

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Francis Fukuyama may well have been right when he assumed that, in spite of all the turmoil and setbacks, we are on a march towards an end of history in which liberal democracies completely dominate. Equally, Robert Wright’s assumption that the destiny of mankind is win-win for evermore may also be correct.

However, creative societies have never had it easy, and they are now battling the aforementioned 12 internal threats. Similar battles have always been fought, and as we have seen, in most of history, creativity actually lost more often than it won. Indeed, if the West were just one big nation, its creativity would almost ...

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