#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

#4. A Summary of ‘Who’s in Charge?: Free Will and the Science of the Brain’ by Michael Gazzaniga

Table of Contents: i. Introduction/Synopsis 1. The Evolution of the Human Brain 2. An Overview of Modern Neuroscience 3. The Neuroscience of Behaviour 4. The Neuroscience of Consciousness 5. The Neuroscience of Our Inner Voice 6. The Neuroscience of Free … Continue reading