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The better angels of our nature : a history of violence and humanity

Author: Steven Pinker
Publisher: London : Penguin Books, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Can violence really have declined? The images of conflict we see daily on our screens from around the world suggest this is an almost obscene claim to be making. In this title, the author shows  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Pinker
ISBN: 9780141034645 0141034645
OCLC Number: 868220587
Awards: Short-listed for Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books 2012
Description: XXVIII, 1026 str. : ilustr. ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Steven Pinker.

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