Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

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In the international bestseller, THINKING, FAST AND SLOW, Daniel Kahneman, the renowned psychologist and winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics, takes us on a groundbreaking tour of the mind and explains the two systems that drive the way we think. System 1 is fast, intuitive and emotional; System 2 is slower, more deliberative and more logical. The impact of overconfidence on corporate strategies ... Read full review

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User Review  - PDCRead - LibraryThing

I have read a fair number of books on behavioural economics in the past and was really looking forward to reading this one. It is a good book, a lot of what Kahneman has written about in here has been ... Read full review

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User Review  - b.masonjudy - LibraryThing

"Thinking, Fast and Slow" is an impressive study of how humans think, for better or worse. The big takeaway is that humans are susceptible to cognitive illusions and there is plenty of evidence to ... Read full review

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User Review  - scottjpearson - LibraryThing

In this book, the author Kahneman shares with us his essential philosophical insights which propelled him to a Nobel Prize. He describes the foundation in neuroscience and psychology which changed his ... Read full review

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If your library only has 10 books, this should be one of them. Hard to function in the world without encountering your self or others, vital to know how and why we're prone to poor decision-making.

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The author and showman has just read some intro phyc books and re-wrote known facts into a presentation. Btw The search for 'Happiness" is the wrong way to go - Creativity is a far more important attribute to foster.

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