The Chomsky-Foucault Debate: On Human NatureNoam Chomsky, Michel Foucault, John Rajchman
In 1971, at the height of the Vietnam War and at a time of great political and social instability, two of the world\’s leading intellectuals, Noam Chomsky and Michel Foucault, were invited by Dutch philosopher Fons Edlers to debate an age-old question: is there such a thing as \”innate\” human nature independent of our experiences and external influences?
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A good overview of the philosophers conflicting views concerning language and politics.