Monday, February 22, 2010

Dogfight: Gladwell and Pinker

It is always a pleasure to be reviewed by someone as accomplished as Stephen Pinker, even if—in his comments on “What the Dog Saw” (Nov. 15)—he is unhappy with my spelling (rightly!) and with the fact that I have not joined him on the lonely ice floe of IQ fundamentalism.

Malcolm Gladwell countering Steven Pinker regarding Gladwell's book, "What the Dog Saw":

Here and then here.


John said...

Another delightful find, Gladwell in a battle of wits with an unarmed man.
He must be salivating to analyze the Tea Party phenomenon. I can't wait.

Michael Wade said...


I always enjoy reading Gladwell.