The Blank Slate

The Blank Slate : Denying Human Nature in Modern Life

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'In a work of outstanding clarity and sheer brilliance Steven Pinker banishes forever fears that a biological understanding of human nature threatens humane values' - Helena Cronin, author of "The Ant and The Peacock". 'A mind blowing, mind opening expose. Pinker's profoundly positive arguments for the compatibility of biology and humanism are unrivalled for their scope and depth and should be mandatory, if disquieting, reading.' - Patricia Goldman-Rakic, Past President of the Society for Neuraoscience.
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  • London, United Kingdom
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  • 014188584X
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About Steven Pinker

Steven Pinker is a best-selling author and Professor of Psychology and Director of the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience at MIT. "Deserves the superlatives that are lavished on him" - The New York Times Book Review
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