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The Better Angels of Our Nature | FT.com

Readers, rejoice: we are living at a time that is not only the healthiest, wealthiest and best-educated in history but also by far the least violent.

That is the message from Steven Pinker, Harvard psychology professor and one of the world’s most celebrated science writers. He expects it to be controversial, given our constant exposure to stories in the media about contemporary violence and horrific images of mass carnage in the recent past.

Read more here: The Better Angels of Our Nature – FT.com.

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