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Published: 15 August 2013

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780199734542

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Chapter 1

The Joy of Pain

Schadenfreude and the Dark Side of Human Nature

Richard H. Smith

  • Probes pop culture, television, sports, and politics to show how pervasive schadenfreude is in our lives
  • Includes a daring analysis of the role of mass schadenfreude in World War II
  • Features original and clever illustrations

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