Wednesday, October 17, 2007

Culture and the Perception of Risk

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2007 at 12:06 p.m.

Guns cause crime. Guns prevent crime. Two opposing views in a long-simmering debate, each with statistics supporting their arguments. Researchers say our perception of danger and our reading of "facts" is heavily influenced by our...

Author Nick Hornby

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2007 at 1:06 p.m.

Nick Hornby is famous for writing about men who act like boys, in best-selling titles like "High Fidelity" and "About a Boy". But now he's venturing into the world of teen literature, writing about boy who's forced to grow up. Hornby joins...

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