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User Review  - Daniel.Estes - LibraryThing

My wife frequently ribs me about all the monotonous non-fiction I prefer to read, but even I couldn't make it through this one. I don't see how Thinking, Fast and Slow became a thing. It's an ... Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - Goodreads

Found this difficult to enjoy. Tried but only made it to half way before put it back on the shelf. Found the studies and ideas interesting but the writing style and the structure of the book was repetitive and dry. I got bored. Will revisit one day. Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - Thomas Green - Goodreads

Found this difficult to enjoy. Tried but only made it to half way before put it back on the shelf. Found the studies and ideas interesting but the writing style and the structure of the book was repetitive and dry. I got bored. Will revisit one day. Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - Goodreads

This book is a good review of decision theory and some of the latests discussions in the field. The author uses a lot of examples to keep the reader involved and even though some of his background ... Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - Quan - Goodreads

A lifetime worth of work packed into one single book. Needless to say, this isn't an easy read. In this book, Daniel Kahneman introduces some interesting concepts: the two systems that control our ... Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - Andrew Stuckey - Goodreads

The general concept is that our brains work in two basic systems -- System 1 (fast, intuitive, reflexive) and System 2 (slow, reasoned, 'logical'). The book goes on to explain how those systems ... Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - MG Bell - Goodreads

It's an attractive hypothesis, and obviously has some basis in scientific fact, but the author gets carried away by his own theory, rather failing to tie it to well-established principles of neuro ... Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - Goodreads

It's an attractive hypothesis, and obviously has some basis in scientific fact, but the author gets carried away by his own theory, rather failing to tie it to well-established principles of neuro ... Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - Siobhán - Goodreads

This is about a 3.5 for me but, as Kahneman writes, how an experience ends impacts how it is remembered, so we're going with a 3 over a 4 here. The book itself is very interesting and jammed pack, but ... Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - Goodreads

This is about a 3.5 for me but, as Kahneman writes, how an experience ends impacts how it is remembered, so we're going with a 3 over a 4 here. The book itself is very interesting and jammed pack, but ... Read full review


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