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Catching desires

15 mins | Jun 29, 2019
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"Wanting things is highly contagious... Can you be immunised against the infection?" As humans, our innate susceptibility to adopt the desires of our peers as our own is a dangerous one. Bence Nanay, writing in Aeon, maps the path of desire within the human psyche, hypothesising how we may prevent ourselves from catching unwanted desires.
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