Steven Pinker Quote

We adults protect ourselves with laws, police, workplace regulations and social norms and there is no conceivable reason why children should be left more vulnerable, other that laziness or callousness in considering what life is like from their point of view.


The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined (ed. Penguin, 2011) - ISBN: 9781101544648

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We adults protect ourselves with laws, police, workplace regulations and social norms and there is no conceivable reason why children should be left...

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We adults protect ourselves with laws, police, workplace regulations and social norms and there is no conceivable reason why children should be left...

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We adults protect ourselves with laws, police, workplace regulations and social norms and there is no conceivable reason why children should be left...

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We adults protect ourselves with laws, police, workplace regulations and social norms and there is no conceivable reason why children should be left...