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Extinction: How Life on Earth Nearly Ended 250 Million Years Ago

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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: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Princeton University Press (February 19, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0691005249
  • ISBN-13: 978-0691005249
  • Product Dimensions: 6.5 x 1 x 9.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.1 out of 5 stars 29 customer reviews
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