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User Review  - aegossman - LibraryThing

An amazing book for a few different reasons. First, his whole point of it, the two ways of thinking... but he broadens his scope and includes very practical implications. This is a very important read ... Read full review

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User Review  - SamTekoa - LibraryThing

Kahneman writes about the mind and its operating in what he calls System 1, the experiencing self, immediate, surface, quick, and shallow. And System 2, the remembering self, rational, statistical ... Read full review

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User Review  - JonArnold - LibraryThing

This isn’t a standard pop science book. From the cover and title you could be fooled into thinking it is, but ultimately it’s far deeper reaching and better evidenced than anything from Malcolm ... Read full review

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User Review  - quantum_flapdoodle - LibraryThing

This book is a good example of why you should not read too much about a book before reading it. The hype around this book was enormous. Everybody loved it. It was revolutionary. In the end, it's not a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kenoubi - LibraryThing

After not learning much from Stumbling on Happiness, I expected this to be the same, but it actually had some very good points I hadn't seen before. The example that comes to mind is this: if you ask ... Read full review

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User Review  - LaPhenix - LibraryThing

Brimming with fantastic information and fascinating ideas that are applicable to everyday life! This book made me reconsider information I take for granted and reevaluate perspective in general. Read full review

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User Review  - nosajeel - LibraryThing

Although I already knew a reasonable fraction of the research underlying this book, Daniel Kahneman synthesizes it in a magisterial work that should be read by all economists and many others besides. Read full review

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User Review  - Lucifey - LibraryThing

What an insufferable book. Glad that's finished. Read full review

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User Review  - dlott - LibraryThing

Good info but really boring and dull. Tough read Read full review

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User Review  - timleggett - LibraryThing

Although this book is very long winded, there are some really interesting things to learn about how we think. Read full review


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