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    • Why You Eat What You Eat

    • The Science Behind Our Relationship with Food
    • By: Rachel Herz PhD
    • Narrated by: Jo Anna Perrin
    • Length: 9 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 33
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 28

    Rachel Herz uncovers the fascinating and surprising facts that affect food consumption. Why You Eat What You Eat mixes the social with the scientific to uncover how psychology, neurology, and physiology shape our relationship with food and how food alters the relationships we have with ourselves and with one another.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fascinating information

    • By coppercent7 on 02-13-18

    Regular price: $24.49

    • That's Disgusting

    • Unraveling the Mysteries of Repulsion
    • By: Rachel Herz
    • Narrated by: Allison McLemore
    • Length: 9 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 13

    An entertaining and revealing look at the science behind the emotion of disgust. Disgust originated to prevent us from eating poisonous food, but this simple safety mechanism has since evolved into a uniquely human emotion that dictates how we treat others, shapes our cultural norms, and even has implications for our mental and physical health.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Entertaining, marred by conclusory findings

    • By S. Yates on 10-05-16

    Regular price: $17.95