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Emotional Mind The Affective Roots of Culture and Cognition
ISBN: HB: 9780674980556, Harvard University Press, April 2019
448 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 3 illus., 1 table
Many accounts of the human mind concentrate on the brain's computational power. Yet, in evolutionary terms, rational cognition emerged only the day before yesterday. For nearly 200 million years before humans developed a capacity to reason, the emoti...
Why I Buy Self, Taste, and Consumer Society in America
ISBN: PB: 9781841506456, Intellect, April 2013
166 pp., 22.8x17.8 cm, 15 halftones
Why do we buy? How do our acts of – and ideas about – consumption impact our selves, our institutions, and our societies? An incisive response to these questions, "Why I Buy" explains how consumption came to give meaning and value to social and perso...