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“Freudarwinian” Consumers?

It’s probably true to say that if one was to compile a list of the most unpopular theories in the history of psychology then classical psychoanalysis and neo-Darwinism would probably top the table every time. In some ways this is perhaps understandable, there are aspects of each which people find unsavoury […]

Gifts and our genes

Ah the wedding… that rite-of-passage filled with rituals and traditions, not to mention the festival of consumption that manifests itself through the wedding breakfast, reception and of course the honeymoon. Don’t you just love a good wedding?