Publications

2014

Mind Games

. (2014).

Mind Games

. The New York Times.
Burkeman, O. (2014).

Steven Pinker: We don't throw virgins into volcanoes anymore.

. mosaicscience.com. website
2013
Gleditsch, N. P., Pinker, S., Thayer, B. A., Levy, J. S., & Thompson, W. R. (2013). The Forum: The Decline of War. International Studies Review, 15, 396-419. intl_studies_review.pdf
Pinker, S. (2013). Obituaries - George A. Miller. American Psychologist, 68(6), 467-468.
Language, Cognition, and Human Nature: Selected Articles
Pinker, S. (2013). Language, Cognition, and Human Nature: Selected Articles. New York: Oxford University Press.
Chabris, C. F., Lee, J. J., Benjamin, D. J., Beauchamp, J. P., Glaeser, E. L., Borst, G., Pinker, S., et al. (2013). Why It Is Hard to Find Genes Associated With Social Science Traits: Theoretical and Empirical Considerations. American Journal of Public Health, 103(No. S1), 152-166.
Pinker, S. (2013). "The Decline of War and Conceptions of Human Nature" in The Forum: The Decline of War. International Studies Review, 15(3), 400-405. pdf
Pinker, S. (2013). Science is not your enemy. New Republic. science_is_not_your_enemy.pdf
Learnability and Cognition: The Acquisition of Argument Structure
Pinker, S. (2013). Learnability and Cognition: The Acquisition of Argument Structure (New Edition.). Cambridge: The MIT Press.
2012
Pinker, S. (2012). Why Are States So Red and Blue?. The New York Times. presented at the 10/24/2012. Website
Pinker, S. (2012). The Coach Who Never Paid Retail. Slate. Website
Pinker, S. (2012). The Long Peace: Systematic Trends and Unknown Unknowns. Global Trends 2030. presented at the August 17, 2012. Website
Pinker, S. (2012). Reply to commentators. Edge. presented at the July 12, 2012. Website
Pinker, S. (2012). The false allure of group selection. Edge. presented at the June 18, 2012. Website
Pinker, S. (2012). Violence doesn't work (most of the time). The Atlantic, (July/August). Website
Pinker, S. (2012). False Fronts in the Language Wars. Slate. presented at the 05/31/2012. Website
Pinker, S. (2012). To See Humans' Progress, Zoom Out. The New York Times. presented at the 02/26/2012. Website
2011
Goldstein, J., & Pinker, S. (2011). War Really Is Going Out of Style. The New York Times Sunday Review. presented at the 12/17/2011. Website
Pinker, S. (2011). Taming the Devil within Us. Nature, 478, 309-311. PDF
Pinker, S. (2011). If I ruled the world: Steven Pinker. Prospect Magazine. presented at the Oct. 19, 2011.