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Human nature : the anatomy of pleasure.

Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2007.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English
Database:WorldCat
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"Which is more enjoyable---the satisfaction of desire, or the sensation of longing itself? This program looks at the emotional, neurological, and genetic aspects of seeking and gaining pleasure, analyzing close ties between the search for gratification and the preservation of self and species. Sex, artistic creation, the consumption of favorite foods, high-risk behavior, and spiritual ecstasy are all explored  Read more...
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
OCLC Number: 173361337
Notes: Title from container.
On container: DVD Video 36982.
Description: 1 videodisc (49 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Anatomy of pleasure

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"Which is more enjoyable---the satisfaction of desire, or the sensation of longing itself? This program looks at the emotional, neurological, and genetic aspects of seeking and gaining pleasure, analyzing close ties between the search for gratification and the preservation of self and species. Sex, artistic creation, the consumption of favorite foods, high-risk behavior, and spiritual ecstasy are all explored ."--Container.

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