The Stuff Of Thought

ISBN 10 : 9780141921075
ISBN 13 : 0141921072

The Stuff of Thought is an exhilarating work of non-fiction. Surprising, thought-provoking and incredibly enjoyable, there is no other book like it - Steven Pinker will revolutioni..

The Stuff Of Thought

ISBN 10 : 9781101202609
ISBN 13 : 1101202602

This New York Times bestseller is an exciting and fearless investigation of language from the author of Better Angels of Our Nature and The Sense of Style "Curious, inventive, fear..

The Stuff Of Thought

ISBN 10 : 9780141015477
ISBN 13 : 0141015470

Why do so many swear words involve topics like sex, bodily functions or the divine? Why do some children's names thrive while others fall out of favour? Why do we threaten and brib..

The Seven Words You Can T Say On Television

ISBN 10 : 9780141889832
ISBN 13 : 0141889837

Why do so many swear words involve sex, bodily functions and religion? Why are some words rude and others aren't? Why can launching into expletives be so shocking - and sometimes s..

Language Cognition And Human Nature

ISBN 10 : 9780199361151
ISBN 13 : 0199361150

Language, Cognition, and Human Nature collects together for the first time much of Steven Pinker's most influential scholarly work on language and cognition. Pinker's seminal resea..

How The Mind Works

ISBN 10 : 9780393069730
ISBN 13 : 0393069737

“A model of scientific writing: erudite, witty, and clear.” —New York Review of Books In this Pulitzer Prize finalist and national bestseller, one of the world's leading cogn..

Words And Rules

ISBN 10 : 9780465049714
ISBN 13 : 0465049710

"In Words and Rules, Steven Pinker answers questions about the miraculous human ability called language, and does it in the gripping, witty style of his other bestsellers. Here Pin..