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

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Still not very sure what the point of the book was. You hit one home run in the big leagues, it doesn't make you a home run hitter.. To make one (racist) comment doesn't make you a racist. Point ... Read full review

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

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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

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I get that the author was trying to convey the bare bones of the theory so as to make it easy for everyday people to understand, but by the end of this book, I had a lot more questions that needed an answer. I'm probably going to need to read another book on this topic. Read full review

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

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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

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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


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