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Review: The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement

User Review  - Juan-Pablo - Goodreads

If you want to pick this book (like I did) to get an overview of the last 10 years of neuroscience research, you will be half disappointed. That's what the author promises, and he delivers it in the ... Read full review

Review: The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement

User Review  - Andy - Goodreads

This is definitely worth a read if you're interested in how the brain works. Brooks sets out to show that intelligence alone can't make a person successful. He argues that the key to success lies in ... Read full review

Review: The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement

User Review  - Nancy - Goodreads

I am 3/4 done and may or may not finish it depending on how I feel. Many parts of the book are very intriguing and resonate deeply with my own ideals and ideas. The studies of psychology and sociology ... Read full review

Review: The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement

User Review  - Katie Crank - Goodreads

Worth a read...I actually read it after having recently read both Drive (by Daniel Pink) and Whatever it Takes (by Paul Tough), and, strangely, found that there was a lot of overlap between those ... Read full review

Review: The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement

User Review  - Hillá Meller - Goodreads

This was like reading a psychology book in novel form. Lots of interesting observations, mountains of name-dropping, and overall easy read. However, unlike what the back cover says, it is not happy. Well, I didn't think so at least. Read full review

Review: The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement

User Review  - Bookmarks Magazine - Goodreads

With the exception of the New York Times Book Review, which panned the story of Harold and Erica as well as Brooks's conclusions, most critics deemed Brooks a capable storyteller but otherwise spent ... Read full review


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