Paul Bloom
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Paul Bloom

Paul Bloom is the Brooks and Suzanne Ragen Professor of Psychology and Cognitive Science at Yale University. His research explores how children and adults understand the physical and social world, with special focus on morality, religion, fiction, and art. His popular writing has appeared in the New York Times, the New Yorker, the Atlantic Monthly, Slate, Natural History, and many other publications. He has won numerous awards for his research and teaching. He lives in Guilford, Connecticut.

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    • Against Empathy

    • The Case for Rational Compassion
    • By: Paul Bloom
    • Narrated by: Karen Cass
    • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 605
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 542
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 525

    Against Empathy argues that the natural impulse to share the feelings of others can lead to immoral choices in both public policy and in our relationships with friends and family....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Starts strong, fizzles out.

    • By Tristan on 04-04-17

    Regular price: $23.95

    • Just Babies

    • The Origins of Good and Evil
    • By: Paul Bloom
    • Narrated by: Mike Chamberlain
    • Length: 6 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 194
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 166
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 167

    A leading cognitive scientist argues that a deep sense of good and evil is bred in the bone....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting but short

    • By Joshua on 12-20-13

    Regular price: $28.00

    • How Pleasure Works

    • The New Science of Why We Like What We Like
    • By: Paul Bloom
    • Narrated by: Jeremy Johnson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 553
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 219
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 217

    Yale psychologist Paul Bloom presents a striking new vision of the pleasures of everyday life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Everything You Ever Would Want to Know

    • By Roy on 08-01-10

    Regular price: $19.95

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