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By Stephen Edelston Toulmin

Stephen Toulmin argues that the possibility of cause to enhance our lives has been hampered via a significant imbalance in our pursuit of information. The centuries-old dominance of rationality has lowered the worth of reasonableness. Toulmin concerns a robust name to redress the stability among rationality and reasonableness.

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