Kathryn interviews Steven Pinker PhD, TIME Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World Today. Pinker is author of “Better Angels of our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined”. Pinker draws from psychology, history, brain science, war studies, game theory, and popular culture to explore where violence comes from, why it has been so common over the course of history, and how we have been slowly bringing it under control. He is a New York Times bestselling author and was named “Humanist of the Year” in 2006.
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