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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 14 related to The Stuff of Thought: Language as a Window Into Human Nature.    

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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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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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 Language Instinct: How The Mind Creates Language

Steven Pinker - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2010 - 576 pages
In this classic, the world's expert on language and mind lucidly explains everything you always wanted to know about language: how it works, how children learn it, how it ...
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The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined

Steven Pinker - Psychology - 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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Hotheads

Steven Pinker - Brain - 2005 - 57 pages
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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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Learnability and Cognition: The Acquisition of Argument Structure

Steven Pinker - Psychology - 2013 - 528 pages
Before Steven Pinker wrote bestsellers on language and human nature, he wrote several technical monographs on language acquisition that have become classics in cognitive ...
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