Jessica Tracy: “Take Pride: Why the Deadliest Sin Holds the Secret to Human Success”

Premiere DateOct 16, 2016
00:00 Book Talk Intro: Kory French
04:07 I’m In Love Teenage Fanclub
06:41 Interview: Jessica Tracy Part 1
18:00 The Darkest Part of the Night Teenage Fanclub
21:10 Interview: Jessica Tracy Part 2
37:18 Thin Air Teenage Fanclub
40:19 Book Talk Outro: Kory French
42:36 I Have Nothing More to Say Teenage Fanclub
46:49 Finish

Dr. Jessica Tracy is the leading expert on the emotion pride. Before she proved otherwise, it wasn’t even considered an emotion! In the course of over fifteen years of research and testing, Dr. Tracy has found that there is a compelling and exciting story to tell about the science of pride—it’s the story of why humans care so much about developing an identity we feel good about, why we strive to attain status and social rank, and why we are, at times, willing to use aggression and manipulation to get ahead. It’s also the story of how our cultural knowledge is passed on from generation to generation, allowing for major advances over time.


Take Pride

Take Pride

Kory French is the Founder and Principal of Emily Consulting, a consulting company that leads start-up and early-stage companies in everything from concept development to strategic planning to scaling and exit…