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Thinking : the new science of decision-making, problem-solving, and prediction / edited by John Brockman.

Publication:
New York : Haper Perennial, [2013].
Format/Description:
Book
424 pages ; 21 cm
Edition:
First edition
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Subjects:
Decision making.
Problem solving.
Forecasting.
Contents:
The normal well-tempered mind / Daniel C. Dennett
How to win at forecasting / Philip Tetock (with an introduction by Daniel Kahneman)
Smart heuristics / Gerd Gigerenzer (with an introduction by John Brockman)
Affective forecasting... or... The big wombassa: what you think you're going to get, and what you don't get, when you get what you want / Daniel Gilbert (with an introduction by John Brockman)
Adventures in behavioral neurology- or- What neurology can tell us about human nature / Vilayanur Ramachandran
The social psychological narrative- or- What is social psychology, anyway? / Timothy D. Wilson (with an introduction by Daniel Gilbert)
The adolescent brain / Sarah-Jayne Blakemore (with an introduction by Simon Baron-Cohen)
Essentialism / Bruce Hood
Testosterone on my mind and in my brain / Simon Baron-Cohen (with an introduction by John Brockman)
Insight / Gary Klein (with an introduction by Daniel Kahneman)
A sense of cleanliness / Simone Schnall
The fourth quadrant: a map of the limits of statistics / Nassim Nicholas Taleb (with an introduction by John Brockman)
Life is the way the animal is in the world / Alva Noë
Recursion and human thought: why the pirahã don't have numbers / Daniel L. Everett
The new science of morality / Jonathan Haidt ... [et al.] (with an introduction by John Brockman)
The marvels and the flaws of intuitive thinking / Daniel Kahneman.
Notes:
Includes index.
Contributor:
Brockman, John, 1941- editor.
ISBN:
9780062258540 (pbk.)
0062258540 (pbk.)
OCLC:
861339999