The Better Angels of Our Nature
Why Violence Has Declined
ISBN10: 0143122010 ISBN13: 9780143122012 Publisher: Penguin Group USA Published: Sep 25 2012 Pages: 802 Weight: 1.75lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 6.00" Depth: 1.75" Language: English
A controversial history of violence by the best-selling author of The Stuff of Thought argues that today's world is the most peaceful time in human existence, drawing on provocative psychological insights into intrinsic values that are causing people to condemn violence as an acceptable measure. 100,000 first printing.