Z-Net - Reality Denial: Steven Pinker's Apologetics for Western-Imperial Volence
Here is a radically different perspective on Steven Pinker's recent book, The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined, than you are likely to find anywhere else. The book largely has been praised for its more optimistic outlook and for its expression of the "more evolved = more compassion" argument inherent in many versions of evolutionary psychology (of which Pinker is the best-known proponent).
Here is the beginning of the article, which comes from Z-Net.
Wednesday, July 25, 2012
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