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This suggests that our brains are hard-wired for us to learn about disgust. EMOTIONAL ROLLERCOASTER: A Journey Through the Science of Feelings (2005)The behaviour of scoring successfully had become hard-wired in his brain. HABIT BUSTING: A 10-step plan that will change your life (2002)Our brains are apparently hard-wired to enjoy following group behaviour. Times, Sunday Times (2014)His diet exploits an evolutionary device hard-wired into human brains. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The association of smoking with cool is learned and becomes hard-wired in our brains so that smoking equals cool. HABIT BUSTING: A 10-step plan that will change your life (2002) Humans are hard-wired to feel good when they're altruistic. Times, Sunday Times (2011)So is human co-operation hard-wired? The Times Literary Supplement (2014)
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