Pinker’s Porkies and Views on Human Nature

Pinker’s Porkies and Views on Human Nature Not long ago Stephen Pinker, who appeared on Desert Island Disks this week,  published a book to great acclaim called The Better Angels of Our Nature [1]. In this he argued that violent deaths had steadily been...

Violent video games and aggression

Violent video games and aggression Approx. Reading Time: 4 minutes In the wake of another unthinkable massacre this week in Aurora Colorado most people will be wondering what motivated James Holmes. So far there are very few facts about him and his life. One thing we...

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