Steven Pinker's book The Blank Slate argues that all humans are born with some innate traits. Here, Pinker talks about his thesis, and why some people found it incredibly upsetting.
Stephen Pinker: Language and Consciousness (excerpt) -- Thinking Allowed DVD w/ Jeffrey Mishlove
How the minds works - Steven Pinker
Harvard linguist Steven Pinker reveals the most misused words in the English language
The Source of Bad Writing by Stephen Pinker, Center for Plain Language
Stephen Pinker The Blank Slate - The Modern Denial of Human Nature
This book about secular Americans emerging to fight for equality and rational public policy has been praised by Richard Dawkins, Stephen Pinker, Michael Shermer and others. http://us.macmillan.com/nonbelievernation/DavidNiose
Meaning of Life.Tv: "cosmic thinkers” on camera. Here, you’ll find talks by Karen Armstrong, Freeman Dyson, Stephen Pinker and others.
The Language Instinct Steven Pinker [ my favorite Pinker book ]
Steven Pinker. Amazing brain, without the usual hubris. http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2011/oct/15/steven-pinker-better-angels-violence-interview
Stephen Pinker: Language and Consciousness, Part 1 Complete: Thinking Allowed w/ J. Mishlove
The Better Angels of Our Nature: A History of Violence and Humanity: Stephen Pinker: 9780141034645: Amazon.com: Books
Stephen Pinker, the better angels of our nature -- Reading my #3 book for this year challenge, suggested by Mark Zuckerberg #wow #books
Steven Pinker - The Language Instinct
intro to linguistics