Social Brain | Peter J. Leithart | First Things

… our social interactions affect us at a deep level. They alter the biochemistry of our brains: “A new field, called interpersonal neurobiology, draws is vigor from one of the great discoveries of our age: the brain is rewiring itself daily, and all relationships change the brain – but especially our most intimate bond, which foster or fail us, altering the delicate circuits that shape memories, emotions, and that ultimate souvenir, the self.”

via Social Brain | Peter J. Leithart | First Things.

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