The Moral Molecule: How Trust Works

The Moral Molecule: How Trust Works

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"Philosophy, economics, and biology have rarely been so entertaining."

-Matt Ridley, author of Genome

Paul J. Zak's proclivity for taking blood samples has earned him a nickname as the "vampire economist." But his sanguinary habit is backed by his scientifi­c quest: What if there was a master switch for human behavior? On, and people are loving and generous. Off, and they revert to violence and greed. By studying thousands of blood samples, Zak has pinpointed just… (more)

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Explaining his use of cutting-edge research to undercut Gordon Gekko's infamous mantra (“Greed is good”), Zak is engaging, entertaining and profound.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Plume (May 10, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 256 pages

File size: 455 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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