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Read through the most famous quotes from Steven Pinker
Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to compute it. ↗
It Begins with skepticism. The history of human folly, and our own susceptibility to illusions and fallacies, tell us that men and women are fallible. ↗
Chomsky is a pencil-and-paper theoretician who wouldn't know Jabba the Hutt from the Cookie Monster, ↗
By exploring the political and moral colorings of discoveries about what makes us tick, we can have a more honest science and a less fearful intellectual milieu. ↗
1126/science. ; Pinker S. Criticism
The Language Instinct has been criticized by Geoffrey Sampson in his book The 'Language Instinct' Debate.
Steven Arthur Pinker (born September 18 1954) is a Canadian-born experimental psychologist cognitive scientist linguist and popular science author. In his popular books he has argued that language is an "instinct" or biological adaptation shaped by natural selection.