Steven Pinker

Steven Pinker

Steven Pinker is Johnstone Family Professor of Psychology at Harvard University. An experimental cognitive psychologist, he is also a popular writer on language, mind, and human nature and the author of ten books.

Books by Steven Pinker

Interviews with Steven Pinker

The best books on The Decline of Violence, recommended by Steven Pinker

Our TV screens may be full of news about war and crime, but this masks a fall in historical terms in the number of violent deaths that’s nothing short of astonishing, says Harvard psychologist Steven Pinker. He tells us how and why this happened. (This interview was updated 17 December, 2020, to include books that have come out since it was published in 2011)

Interviews where books by Steven Pinker were recommended

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