Pinker. *sigh*. I liked Language Instinct except for the hardwired stuff which he got wrong. His opposition to Connectionism was/is his failing, but his hardwire bias comes from Chomsky-esque linguistics anyway.

Pinker. *sigh*. I liked Language Instinct except for the hardwired stuff which he got wrong. His opposition to Connectionism was/is his failing, but his hardwire bias comes from Chomsky-esque linguistics anyway.

Hard-wiring race stuff is the thing that race realism gets wrong too, which is why it’s racism.

 

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