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Neuroscience, Happiness, and Balancing Self v. Social Interest

May 9, 2011

Peter Whybrow – PopTech 2008 from PopTech on Vimeo.

Leading neuropsychiatrist Peter Whybrow is the author of American Mania: When More Is Not Enough, a neurobiological look at the instinctual and social behaviors that balance a market economy. He explains how America’s reward-driven culture is pushing the physiological limits of our evolutionary inheritance.