Nice post.

"He argues that ‘mutual coercion mutually agreed upon’ must be the central principle of a new morality, if we are to deal with n-person prisoner’s dilemmas which threaten the future of our planet.”

I found this nugget particularly enlightening.

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Thanks, it was probably the most memorable passage from the book to me. I don't suppose math text books are known for their memorable passages though so that might not be saying much.

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