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It used to be retire early, ten or fifteen years of leisure and then … go gently into that good night.  But that model doesn’t make much sense when people can be healthy and productive into their 80s and 90s. Philosophy should help us understand this change. 

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There’s a new and exciting discipline that combines traditional aesthetics—the branch of philosophy that is concerned with the nature of beauty and artistic taste—and the latest brain science. It’s called neuroaesthetics.

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