September 26, 2011

Hour 1: Just how strong is your willpower? According to our guest this hour, we all spend about four hours a day simply resisting temptation, so it pays to know. We’ll talk with Roy F. Baumeister [1] who heads the social psychology program at Florida State University. Baumeister is also the co-author of the new book “Willpower: Rediscovering the Greatest Human Strength” (The Penguin Press, 2011).

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[1] Roy F. Baumeister: http://www.psy.fsu.edu/faculty/baumeister.dp.html

[2] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/140819825/KERA_140819825.mp3

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