Steven Pinker

What our language habits reveal

What our language habits reveal

In an exclusive preview of his book <i>The Stuff of Thought</i>, Steven Pinker looks at language and how it expresses what goes on in our minds -- and how the words we choose communicate much more than we realize.

In an exclusive preview of his book <i>The Stuff of Thought</i>, Steven Pinker looks at language and how it expresses what goes on in our minds -- and how the words we choose communicate much more than we realize.

07 July 2005

Steven Pinker
Psychologist

Steven Pinker is a professor of cognitive science (the study of the human mind) who writes about language, mind and human nature.