Books by Jesse Bering

SUICIDAL by Jesse Bering
Released: Nov. 5, 2018

"Bering illuminates a murky, misunderstood human quandary with compassion, confessional honesty, and academic perception."
A coherent, relevant look at the psychological secrets of suicide. Read full book review >
PERV by Jesse Bering
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 8, 2013

"A master craftsman at refashioning reproductive biology into provocative composition, Bering nimbly probes 'the darkest corners of our sexual nature' with no illicit aftertaste."
Outspokenly attesting that everyone's a pervert in some form or another, research psychologist Bering (Why Is the Penis Shaped Like That?: And Other Reflections On Being Human, 2012) combines science, research and an unblushing curiosity to plumb the depths of sexual deviancy. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: July 3, 2012

"An accessible, lively, thought-provoking book for anyone curious about what it means to be human."
Research psychologist Bering (The Belief Instinct: The Psychology of Souls, Destiny, and the Meaning of Life, 2011, etc.) tackles touchy subjects with aplomb and humor in this snappy compilation of essays. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 7, 2011

"Bering ranges comfortably among evolutionary biology, psychology and philosophical concerns, and finds the good science in belief."
Evolutionary psychologist Bering (Cognition and Culture/Queen's Univ., Belfast) examines the part played by belief in the evolutionary past. Read full book review >