The Resource Daniel Kahneman's Thinking, fast and slow, (ebook)

Daniel Kahneman's Thinking, fast and slow, (ebook)

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Daniel Kahneman's Thinking, fast and slow
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Daniel Kahneman's Thinking, fast and slow
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Quicklet, an unofficial guide
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eng
Summary
While experts have roundly debunked the popular notion that we feeble humans only utilize 10 percent of our brains, most of us still find ourselves secretly believing (or wishing) that there is uncharted territory upstairs to explore. As we get older, our brains - well, I don't want to speak for you, so I'll say my brain - increasingly fills with useless detritus; I will thus forget to buy a necessary item at the store, but will be able to sing along lyric-for-lyric with some old Def Leppard song during the drive home. Self-help books that promise to unlock your secret brainpower will mostly peddle you the same old platitudes. Where to turn when you want to take a serious tour through your own thought process? Daniel Kahneman's Thinking, Fast and Slow hit the bulls-eye for me. While not a self-help book by any traditional definition, Kahneman's work offers actionable insights about decision-making and gut reactions that did indeed help me to help myself. By breaking the brain into two separate - and sometimes competing - components ("System 1" and "System 2"), the author helps the reader recognize some very common pratfalls
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Midwest
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Mckibbin, Adam
Dewey number
153.4/2
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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1934-
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  • Kahneman, Daniel
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  • Thought and thinking
  • Decision making
  • Intuition
  • Reasoning
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adult
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Daniel Kahneman's Thinking, fast and slow, (ebook)
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1 online resource
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9781614642398
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11384231
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remote
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11384231
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MWT11384231
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Daniel Kahneman's Thinking, fast and slow, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781614642398
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11384231
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11384231
System control number
MWT11384231
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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