The Lucifer Principle Bloom, Howard Atlantic Monthly Press; 1st Pbk. Ed edition (March 13, 1997)

A good narrative that demonstrates large social patterns that emerge from otherwise species-wide psychology/sociology. It is a book about our biological psychology and how we will necessarily systemically move toward “bad” social events. It also shows why beliefs tend to be (delusional) justifications, and how we have an epiphenomenal understanding of our own motives. (Usually our delusions are moral-based; that is, we seem to constantly perform a kind of moral ascription to all aspects of society.)

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