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The tangled wing : biological constraints on the human spirit / Melvin Konner.


1st ed.. New York : Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, [1982] .
ISBN 9780030570629, 003057062X, 080501327X, 9780805013276

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Subjects Behavior, Animal.
Behavior.
Biology.
Comportement humain.
Emotions -- Physiological aspects.
Emotions.
Émotions -- Aspect physiologique.
Human behavior.
Psychophysiology.
Description xx, 543 pages ; 25 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
©1982
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Presented by the Dr. Ari Kiev family to the I. Edward Kiev Judaica Collection. DGW LOCAL
Summary A perceptive study of human biology focuses specifically on the biological basis of human emotion and human behavior, connecting the basic emotions to their physiological sources.
Contents A Prefatory Inquiry -- Foundations of a Science of Human Nature -- The Quest for the Natural -- Adaptation -- The Crucible -- The Fabric of Meaning -- The Several Humours -- The Beast with Two Backs -- The Well of Feeling -- Logos -- Of Human Frailty -- Rage -- Fear -- Joy -- Lust -- Love -- Grief -- Gluttony -- The Modification of Behavior -- Change -- The Invisible Galaxy -- Human Nature and the Human Future -- The Prospect -- The Tangled Wing -- The Dawn of Wonder.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7554823
(OCoLC)ocm07554823
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WorldCat Identities Konner, Melvin.
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