Publications by Type: Magazine Article

Pinker, S. (2007). The Brain: The Mystery of Conciousness. Time.
Pinker, S. (2007). A History of Violence. The New Republic.
Pinker, S. (2007). The Known World: Review of The Canon. New York Times Book Review.
Pinker, S. (2007). My week: Steven Pinker. The Observer.
Pinker, S. (2007). Strangled by Roots: The Genealogy Craze in America. The New Republic.
Pinker, S. (2007). What the F***. The New Republic.
Pinker, S. (2007). Words Don't Mean What They Mean. Time.
Pinker, S. (2006). Block That Metaphor!. The New Republic.
Pinker, S. (2006). The Lessons of the Ashkenazim: Groups and Genes. The New Republic. Full Text.
Pinker, S. (2006). Of Chicks and Frogs. Forbes.
Collins, F., Pinker, S., Behe, M., & Mohler, A. (2005). Can you Believe in God and Evolution?. Time. PDF
Pinker, S. (2005). The Science of Difference: Sex Ed. The New Republic.
Pinker, S., & Goldstein, R. (2004). The Seed Salon: Steven Pinker and Rebecca Goldstein. Seed , 44-?? PDF
Pinker, S. (2004). Dangerous Minds, Lethal Machines: Why I Chose 2001. The Guardian.
Pinker, S. (2004). How to Think About the Mind. Newsweek. PDF
Pinker, S. (2003). Letter on 9/11 and Perceptions of Risk. Skeptical Inquirer.
Pinker, S. (2003). Are Your Genes to Blame?. Time.
Pinker, S. (2002). Eulogy: Stephen Jay Gould. Time.
Pinker, S. (2001). Talk of Genetics and Vice-Versa. Nature. PDF
Pinker, S. (2000). Survival of the Clearest. Nature , 404, 441-442.Abstract

There are no fossils to show how language evolved. But evolutionary game theory is revealing how some of the defining features of human language could have been shaped by natural selection.