Strange Contagion

Inside the Surprising Science of Infectious Behaviors and Viral Emotions and What They Tell Us About Ourselves

Lee Daniel Kravetz

Product Details

  • Coming Soon:

    June 27, 2017
  • ISBN:

    9780062448934
  • Pages:

    272
  • Hardcover eBook

Book

A groundbreaking look at the science and lived experience of social contagions, revealing how thoughts, feelings, and actions are just as contagious as viruses and what we can do to cure them. Kravetz’s journalistic expertise unpacks this emerging field, illustrating the latest research through fascinating, true narratives, bringing to life how we transmit behaviors and thoughts.

Author

Lee Daniel Kravetz

Lee Daniel Kravetz
Photo by Ian Tuttle

Lee Daniel Kravetz has a master's degree in counseling psychology and is a graduate of the University of Missouri–Columbia School of Journalism. He has written for Psychology Today, the Huffington Post, and the New York Times, among other publications. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife and children.