#7. A Summary of ‘The Science of Sin: The Psychology of the Seven Deadlies (and Why They Are So Good for You)’ by Simon Laham

Table of Contents 1. Introduction 2. Lust 3. Gluttony 4. Greed 5. Sloth 6. Anger 7. Envy 8. Pride 9. Conclusion 1. Introduction Lust, greed, gluttony, anger, sloth, envy and pride. The seven deadly sins are recognized as an integral … Continue reading

#6. A Summary of ‘That’s Disgusting: Unraveling the Mysteries of Repulsion’ by Rachel Herz

Table of Contents i. Introduction/Synopsis 1. The Disgustingness of (Other People’s) Food 2. Disgust Universals and the Evolution of Disgust 3. Disgust Sensitivity as a Personality Trait 4. Disgust and Cultural Relativism 5. The Attraction of the Disgusting 6. Disgust … Continue reading