The Gardener and the Carpenter | Quote 01542

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The great twenty-first-century battle of the screens and the books is just the latest skirmish in a long war. We humans have always been caught between preserving the old and ringing in the new. This tension has gone on for a very long time— it isn’t just a feature of our technological culture, but a part of our evolutionary program. Children have always, by their very nature, been on the front lines of that war.

Quote ID: 01542


Alison Gopnik


The Gardener and the Carpenter

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