The Infested Mind

The Infested Mind

Why Humans Fear, Loathe, and Love Insects

Book - 2013
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Exploring the nature of anxiety and phobia, Lockwood explores the lively debate about how much of our fear of insects can be attributed to ancestral predisposition for our own survival and how much is learned through individual experiences. Drawing on vivid case studies, Lockwood explains how insects have come to infest our minds in sometimes devastating ways and supersede even the most rational understanding of the benefits these creatures provide.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2013
ISBN: 9780199930197
0199930198
Branch Call Number: 616.85225 Lo
Characteristics: xxi, 203 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

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