Falling Off the Edge: Globalization World Peace & Other Lies (Inscribed by Author)
Author: Alex Perry Publisher: Macmillan (2008) ISBN-10: 0230706894 ISBN-13: 9780230706897 Condition: Very good. Slight rubbing to covers. Light creasing to the spine. Binding: Softcover Pages: 342 Dimensions: 21.5 x 13.5 x 2.7 cm
Weight: 0.4 kg
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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.