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The 10,000 Year Explosion: How Civilization Accelerated Human Evolution Hardcover – January 27, 2009

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Is the world really falling apart? Is the ideal of progress obsolete? Cognitive scientist and public intellectual Steven Pinker urges us to step back from the gory headlines and prophecies of doom, and instead, follow the data: In seventy-five jaw-dropping graphs, Pinker shows that life, health, prosperity, safety, peace, knowledge, and happiness are on the rise. Learn more
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  • Hardcover: 304 pages
  • Publisher: Basic Books (January 27, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0465002218
  • ISBN-13: 978-0465002214
  • Product Dimensions: 6.1 x 0.8 x 9.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 13.6 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars 159 customer reviews
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #898,528 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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