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Review: How Pleasure Works: The New Science of Why We Like What We Like

User Review  - Nancy McKinley - Goodreads

Competent but not pleasurable. The writing starts out strong but weakens with every chapter culminating in a lackluster finish that was better left unsaid; as nothing really was said. A display of facts and not much more. I am glad it is over....on to the next! Read full review

Review: How Pleasure Works: The New Science of Why We Like What We Like

User Review  - Michele - Goodreads

Fun fluff. I really hate to give this guy two stars for a decently written, well researched book. But for all the interesting anecdotes, experiments, and theories, the book doesn't begin to deliver ... Read full review

Review: How Pleasure Works: The New Science of Why We Like What We Like

User Review  - Andrea - Goodreads

It is confusing to me that a book about pleasure could end up being such a shallow and unsatifying read. Perhaps there is some meta-meaning there. Everything for Bloom circles back to essentialism ... Read full review

Review: How Pleasure Works: The New Science of Why We Like What We Like

User Review  - Stephanie W - Goodreads

I had nothing against Paul Bloom's style for the durration of the book. In fact, I rather enjoyed his style and thought his simple language and format would be an adequate way of describing why we ... Read full review

Review: How Pleasure Works: The New Science of Why We Like What We Like

User Review  - Jennifer - Goodreads

I have nothing against this book in particular - just the fact that I seem to be reading the same stuff over and over again under the guise of different titles-whether it is a book on happiness or how ... Read full review


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