Book Reviews of The Blank Slate : The Denial of Human Nature and Modern Intellectual Life

The Blank Slate : The Denial of Human Nature and Modern Intellectual Life
The Blank Slate The Denial of Human Nature and Modern Intellectual Life
Author: Steven Pinker
ISBN-13: 9780670031511
ISBN-10: 0670031518
Publication Date: 9/30/2002
Pages: 528
Rating:
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
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3.3 stars, based on 6 ratings
Publisher: Viking Adult
Book Type: Hardcover
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Frankly, this was a strawman-beating disappointment. Pinker should stick to what he knows; language. I recommend his work on linguistics much more highly.
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Greatly enjoyed this book and found it very convincing. Made me re-think what I'd learned in graduate school concerning post-structuralism.