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The Emotional Brain: The Mysterious Underpinnings of Emotional Life
 

Joseph Ledoux

 

What happens in our brains to make us feel fear, love, hate, anger, joy? Do we control our emotions, or do they control us? How can traumatic experiences in early childhood influence adult behavior, even though we have no conscious memory of them? In The Emotional Brain, Joseph LeDoux investigates the origins of human emotions and explains that many exist as part of complex neural systems that evolved to enable us to survive.
 

 

 

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The slippery slope of fear

 

The need for a new medical model - A challenge for biomedicine

 

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