Steven Pinker

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Steven Pinker is Professor in the Department of Psychology at Harvard University. He conducts research on language and cognition, writes for the New York Times, Time, and The New Republic, and is the author of seven books, most recently, The Stuff of Thought: Language as a Window into Human Nature.

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