Steven Pinker

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Department of Psychology
Harvard University
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UNITED STATES

Review by Mark Ridley in The New York Times Book Review, October 5, 1997.
Review by Christopher Lehmann-Haupt in The New York Times, November 24, 1997.
Review by Oliver Morton in The New Yorker, November 3, 1997.
Review by Steve Jones in New York Review of Books, November 6, 1997.
Review by Mihaly Cziksentmihalyi in The Washington Post Book World, November 16, 1997.
Review by Mihaly Cziksentmihalyi in The Seattle Times, December 14, 1997.
Review by Colin McGinn in The New Republic, February 23, 1998.
Review by George Scialabba in The Boston Sunday Globe.
Review by JoAnn Gutin in Newsday, October 19, 1997.
Review by Jim Holt in The Wall Street Journal, October 2, 1997.
Review by Adam Kirsch in 1997 Fall Preview of The Boston Phoenix.
Review by Cyrus Taylor in The Plain Dealer, January 25, 1998.
Review in Kirkus Reviews.
Review by Daniel Robinson in National Review, December 31, 1997.
Review by David Forrest in American Journal of Psychiatry 155:6, June 1998, 846-847.
Review by Edward T. Oakes in First Things, March, 1998.
Review by Nancy Schapiro in St. Louis Post-Dispatch, February 1, 1998.
Review by Steven Gaulin in Evolution and Human Behavior, 19, 137-138, 1998.
Review by Melvin Konner in Science, 281, 653-654, July 31, 1998.
Review by Michael Gazzaniga in Trends in Cognitive Science, 2, p. 38, May 1998.
Review by Thomas Ostrom in the Rochester, Minnesota Post-Bulletin, February 17, 1998.
Review by Robert Berwick in Los Angeles Times Book Review, March 15, 1998, p. 3.
Review by Jeremy Ahouse and Robert Berwick in Boston Review, April/May, 1998, p. 36. See "Questionable Tactics: A Reply to Ahouse and Berwick", which appeared in Boston Review in the Summer 1998 issue, p. 45.
Review by Paul Reid in Palm Beach Post, March 1, 1998.
Review in Skeptic, Vol. 5, No. 4, 1997, p. 101.
Review in Markets, March/April 1998, p. 61.
Review in Contemporary Psychology, 43(11) by John A. Mills, pp. 738-740.
Review by D. Terence Landendoen in Language, 75, 136-138.
Review by Robert Sylwester in Educational Leadership, November 1998.
Review by Diedtra Henderson in Seattle Times, 1998.
Review by Robert Morris in Business Nuggets, August 20, 1999.
Review by Michael Ruse in The Toronto Globe and Mail, November, 1997.
Review by Marni Jackson in The Ottawa Citizen's Weekly Books, December 21, 1997.
Review by Christopher Dornan in The Montreal Gazette, January 31, 1998.

UNITED KINGDOM AND IRELAND

Review by Raymond Dolan in The Observer, January 4, 1998.
Review by Phillip Johnson-Laird in Nature, October 17, 1997.
Review in The Economist, October 18-24, 1997.
Review by Elaine Showalter in The Times, January 15, 1998.
Review by Anthony Daniels in The Guardian, January 22, 1998.
Review by Hugh Lawson-Tancred in The Spectator, January 10, 1998.
Review by Lewis Wolpert in Hampstead and Highgate Express, January 16, 1998.
Review by Samuel Brittan in The Financial Times, February 2, 1998.
Review ("Book of the Week") by Robert McCrum in The Observer, January 18, 1998.
Review by Jerry Fodor in London Review of Books, January 22, 1998.
Review by Marek Kohn in The Independent Saturday Magazine, January 17, 1998.
Review by Kenan Malik in The Independent on Sunday, January 18, 1998.
Review by Mark Ridley in The Sunday Telegraph, January 11, 1998.
Review by Anthony O'Hear in The Evening Standard, January 12, 1998.
Review by Brian Appleyard in The Sunday Times, January 18, 1998.
Review by Maggie Gee in The Sunday Telegraph, January 11, 1998.
Review by John Rowe Townsend in The Tablet, January 24, 1998.
Review by Barbarta Herrnstein Smith in Times Literary Supplement, February 20, 1998