Hugh Mackay: What Makes Us Tick?

Hugh Mackay: What Makes Us Tick?

Australia’s leading social researcher, reveals the motivations of Australians, he says the 10 big desires that drive us include ambition, greed, and the need to belong.

By Sheridan VoyseyThursday 16 Dec 2010Guests and ArtistsReading Time: 1 minute

Hugh Mackay is the man we turn to when we want to understand our times. As Australia’s leading social researcher, he’s spent a lifetime listening to us talk about our hopes, fears and dreams. His latest book is called What Makes us Tick: the Ten Desires that Drive Us.

Australia’s leading social researcher, reveals the motivations of Australians, he says the 10 big desires that drive us include ambition, greed, and the need to belong.

Listen Now – Hugh Mackay talks about his book What Makes Us Tick?