10 Best Books by Steven Pinker

10 Best Books Written by Steven Pinker

Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress

1. Enlightenment Now

Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress is a 2018 book by Steven Pinker.


The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined

2. The Better Angels of Our Nature

The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined is a 2010 book by Steven Pinker.


The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature

3. The Blank Slate

The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature is a 2002 book by Steven Pinker.


The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language

4. The Language Instinct

The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language is a 1994 book by Steven Pinker.


How the Mind Works

5. How the Mind Works

How the Mind Works is a 1997 book by Steven Pinker.


The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person's Guide to Writing in the 21st Century

6. The Sense of Style

The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century is a 2014 book by Steven Pinker.


The Stuff of Thought: Language as a Window into Human Nature

7. The Stuff of Thought

The Stuff of Thought: Language as a Window into Human Nature is a 2007 book by Steven Pinker.


Rationality: What It Is, Why It Seems Scarce, Why It Matters

8. Rationality

Rationality: What It Is, Why It Seems Scarce, Why It Matters is a 2021 book by Steven Pinker.


Words and Rules: The Ingredients of Language

9. Words and Rules

Words and Rules: The Ingredients of Language is a 1999 book by Steven Pinker.


Do Humankind’s Best Days Lie Ahead?: The Munk Debates

10. Do Humankind’s Best Days Lie Ahead?

Do Humankind’s Best Days Lie Ahead?: The Munk Debates is a 2016 book by Steven Pinker, Matt Ridley, Alain de Botton, and Malcolm Gladwell.


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