From the celebrated neurobiologist and primatologist, a landmark,
genre-defining examination of human behavior, both good and bad,
and an answer to the question: Why do we do the things we
Sapolsky's storytelling concept is delightful but it also has a
powerful intrinsic logic: he starts by looking at the factors that
bear on a person's reaction in the precise moment a behavior
occurs, and then hops back in time from there, in stages,... more...