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ISBN: 9780199386451


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A Talent for Friendship

Rediscovery of a Remarkable Trait

First Edition

Professor John Edward Terrell

  • Challenges the Enlightenment "Hobbesian" view of human nature -- that we are fundamentally violent and selfish creatures -- and proposes one based on agreement and cooperation.
  • Introduces readers to a novel way of thinking about how the human brain works, explaining why human beings resort to violence.
  • Appendix contains a "how to do it" guide to hosting inter-community encounters that foster dialogue and understanding between communities.
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