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Interactive video lesson plan for: The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined

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(June 29, 2012) Steven Pinker argues that, contrary to popular belief, violence has declined over long stretches of time and today we may be living in the most peaceable era in our specie's existence.

The Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS) at Stanford University held its first annual Behavioral Science Summit on the theme of Social Meets Science, highlighting the latest developments in the field in a conversational and interactive format.

Stanford University:
http://www.stanford.edu/

Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University (CASBS)
http://www.casbs.org/

Stanford University Channel on YouTube:
http://www.youtube.com/stanford

Tagged under: Behavioral Science,social,psychology,anthropology,history,violence,decline,war,death,peace,government

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