Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of about 43 related to The Stuff of Thought: Language as a Window into Human Nature.   

The Seven Words You Can't Say on Television

Steven Pinker - Language Arts & Disciplines - 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 ...
Limited preview - About this book

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 ...
Limited preview - About this book

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 ...
Limited preview - About this book

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 ...
Limited preview - About this book

The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature

Steven Pinker - Psychology - 2003 - 528 pages
A brilliant inquiry into the origins of human nature. "Sweeping, erudite, sharply argued, and fun to read..also highly persuasive." -Time Now updated with a new afterword One ...
Limited preview - About this book

The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined

Steven Pinker - Psychology - 2011 - 832 pages
“If I could give each of you a graduation present, it would be this—the most inspiring book I've ever read." —Bill Gates (May, 2017) Selected by The New York Times Book ...
Limited preview - About this book

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 ...
Limited preview - About this book

Learnability and Cognition: The Acquisition of Argument Structure

Steven Pinker - Psychology - 2013 - 512 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 ...
Limited preview - About this book

Words And Rules

Steven Pinker - Science - 2014 - 176 pages
No preview available - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search