Author(s): Rachel Herz
"A full of life take a look at all issues revolting." New York Times Book Review
Why can we watch horror motion pictures? What is the easiest way to influence anyone to hand over smoking? And what on earth is the attraction of aggressive consuming? In this vigorous, colourful guide, Rachel Herz solutions those questions and extra, losing gentle on an improbable vary of human traitsfrom meals personal tastes and sexual enchantment to ethical codes and political ideologyby inspecting them throughout the lens of an enchanting matter: disgust.
Combining lucid medical explanations and engaging analysis with a hearty dose of humor, Thats Disgusting illuminates problems which can be central to our lives: love, hate, worry, empathy, prejudice, humor, and happiness.