Consilience by E.O. Wilson

  1. Wilson’s search for a unifying theory of knowledge in disciplines that range from biology, social sciences and the humanities
Key Takeaways
  1. Discusses links between varying fields and explores the genetic bases of culture
  2. Biological principles underlying works of art from cave-drawings to Lolita
What I got out of it
  1. Honestly didn’t get that much out of it. Three Scientists and Their Gods describes Wilson in more detail and his work with ants