#344 - Luke Burgis - Mimetic Desire: Why Do We Want?

July 08, 2021

Modern Wisdom

Luke Burgis is an entrepreneur and author. We feel like we are in charge of our wants. Like we're the creator of our desires. But Rene Girard's theory of Mimetic Desire suggests an alternative - all we are doing is copying and modelling other people's wants and then spitting them back out as our...See more

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