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Friday
Feb112011

Pinker on Language and Social Relations

Steven Pinker is one of the clearest deep thinkers about cognition and human nature, as well as being one of the deepest thinkers among lucid popularizers of science. Here is a video of one of his talks, brilliantly illustrated.

It's definitely worth ten minutes of your time, though you may well want to watch more than once!

Hat tip to Sergio López Borgoñoz