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Language, Cognition, and Human Nature: Selected Articles

Steven Pinker - Psychology - 2013 - 392 pages
Language, Cognition, and Human Nature collects together for the first time much of Steven Pinker's most influential scholarly work on language and cognition. Pinker's seminal ...
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Words And Rules

Steven Pinker - Science - 2014 - 176 pages
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The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person's Guide to Writing in the 21st Century

Steven Pinker - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2014 - 368 pages
“Charming and erudite . . . The wit and insight and clarity he brings . . . is what makes this book such a gem.” —Time.com Why is so much writing so bad, and how can we make ...
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How the Mind Works

Steven Pinker - Science - 2009 - 672 pages
“A model of scientific writing: erudite, witty, and clear.” —New York Review of Books In this Pulitzer Prize finalist and national bestseller, one of the world's leading ...
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Connections and Symbols

Steven Pinker, Jacques Mehler - Psychology - 1988 - 255 pages
Does intelligence result from the manipulation of structured symbolic expressions? Or is it the result of the activation of large networks of densely interconnected simple ...
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The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature

Steven Pinker - History - 2003 - 528 pages
In The Blank Slate, Steven Pinker, one of the world's leading experts on language and the mind, explores the idea of human nature and its moral, emotional, and political ...
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The Stuff of Thought: Language as a Window into Human Nature

Steven Pinker - Science - 2007 - 512 pages
This New York Times bestseller is an exciting and fearless investigation of language Bestselling author Steven Pinker possesses that rare combination of scientific aptitude and ...
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The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined

Steven Pinker - Science - 2011 - 832 pages
Selected by The New York Times Book Review as a Notable Book of the Year The author of The New York Times bestseller The Stuff of Thought offers a controversial history of ...
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The Seven Words You Can't Say on Television

Steven Pinker - Science - 2008 - 96 pages
Why do so many swear words involve sex, bodily functions and religion? Why are some words rude and others aren't? Why can launching into expletives be so shocking - and ...
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Language Learnability and Language Development, With New Commentary by the ...

Steven Pinker - Psychology - 2009 - 435 pages
In this influential study, Steven Pinker develops a new approach to the problem of language learning. Now reprinted with new commentary by the author, this classic work ...
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