The Better Angels Of Our Nature

Author: Steven Pinker
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
ISBN: 0143122010
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Presents a controversial history of violence which argues that today's world is the most peaceful time in human existence, drawing on psychological insights into intrinsic values that are causing people to condemn violence as an acceptable ...

The Better Angels Of Our Nature

Author: Steven Pinker
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ISBN: 9780141034645
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'His book will change the way you see the world . . . Pinker's powerful ideas, vivid stories and sparkling prose make this hard to put down.' Daily Mail'May prove to be one of the great books of our time . . . he writes like an angel.

The Better Angels Of Our Nature

Author: Steven Pinker
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781846140938
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Faced with the ceaseless stream of news about war, crime, and terrorism, one could easily think this is the most violent age ever seen.

A Fiery Furious People

Author: James Sharpe
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1847945139
Size: 54.35 MB
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Professor James Sharpe explores the brutal underside of our national life across some seven centuries.

Becoming Evil

Author: James Waller
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195314565
Size: 25.31 MB
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Social psychologist James Waller uncovers the internal and external factors which lead ordinary people to commit these acts of evil.

Do Humankind S Best Days Lie Ahead

Author: Steven Pinker
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 1786070774
Size: 35.26 MB
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And we used to.” - Steven Pinker “The idea that because things have gotten better in the past they will continue to do so in the future is a fallacy I would have thought confined to the lower reaches of Wall Street.” - Malcolm ...

Free Will

Author: Gary Watson
Publisher: Oxford Readings in Philosophy
ISBN: 019925494X
Size: 64.77 MB
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The new edition of this highly successful text will once again provide the ideal introduction to free will.

War In Human Civilization

Author: Azar Gat
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199236631
Size: 25.18 MB
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In this truly global study, Azar Gat sets out to unravel the 'riddle of war' throughout human history, from the early hunter-gatherers right through to the unconventional terrorism of the twenty-first century.

How The Mind Works

Author: Steven Pinker
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393069737
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This edition of Pinker's bold and buoyant classic is updated with a new foreword by the author.