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The Creative Climate by David Brooks

   Great piece by David Brooks in today’s New York Times that captures exactly the spirit of this blog: Creative Conflict Wisdom: In the current issue of The Atlantic, Joshua Wolf Shenk has a fascinating description of how Paul McCartney and John … Continue reading

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Deepest Self by David Brooks

I enjoyed this article by the always stimulating David Brooks in the New York Times at: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/14/opinion/brooks-the-deepest-self.html?ref=davidbrooks&_r=0 There is, by now, a large literature on the chemistry and biology of love and sex. If you dive into that literature, you … Continue reading

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The Limits of Empathy

Good piece from David Brooks in today’s New York Times at http://www.nytimes.com/2011/09/30/opinion/brooks-the-limits-of-empathy.html?src=me&ref=general which I will contest in a separate posting. I think he is mixing up empathy and sympathy but still worth a read. The comments are also an interesting … Continue reading

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