WBUR News

Support the news

War And Violence On The Decline In Modern Times30:19

Play

Despite news of terrorist bombings and crackdowns in Syria, two recent books argue the world has never seen so little war and violence. Steven Pinker, author of The Better Angels of Our Nature, and Joshua Goldstein, author of Winning the War on War, discuss. Originally broadcast on December 7, 2011.

Related:

+Join the discussion
Share

More from NPR

Support the news