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The Oxford Book of Modern Science Writing Hardcover – June 15, 2008

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"Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress"
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: 419 pages
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press; Reprint edition (June 15, 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0199216800
  • ISBN-13: 978-0199216802
  • Product Dimensions: 9.3 x 1.6 x 5.7 inches
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  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars 39 customer reviews
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