Sunday, June 13, 2010

Show for June 13, 2010. Psychologist Paul Bloom: How Pleasure Works

Developmental psychologist Paul Bloom investigates the nature of human pleasures, from sex and food to art, music and fantasies. He says that what we like depends on what we think, and there may be no such thing as purely physical pleasure. He discusses his new book, How Pleasure Works: The New Science of Why We Like What We Like.

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