00:54 Frank’s book The End of History and the Last Man
10:35 Bob’s book Nonzero: The Logic of Human Destiny
17:14 Do people have to be rational in order to cooperate?
24:07 Are AI and other technologies advancing too rapidly for society to adapt?
37:21 Frank’s take on Hegel
48:05 Why Frank’s a Russia hawk and Bob's a Russia dove
58:12 Will authoritarian regimes do a better job of dealing with advanced information technologies?
Robert Wright (Bloggingheads.tv, The Evolution of God, Nonzero, Why Buddhism Is True) and Francis Fukuyama (Stanford University, The End of History and the Last Man, Liberalism and Its Discontents). Recorded May 23, 2023.