Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Decisions, decisions—they're a pain, but they come bundled up in the very makeup of our brain."The ability to choose well is arguably the most powerful tool for controlling our environment," writes Iyengar (Psychology/Columbia Univ.). Not only are we born with the ability to choose, but also born with an apparent need to do so; nothing frustrates us as much as having no say in a matter. But there ... Read full review

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User Review  - rmagahiz - LibraryThing

I got about a quarter of the way through this, but the thing I didn't like was how some of the sections seemed a bit padded out - I wanted the author to get through some of the elementary points more quickly to get on to the interesting stuff. Maybe I'll pick this up again at some future date. Read full review

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Review: The Art of Choosing

User Review  - Annie - Goodreads

I really enjoyed this book. It is written in the psychology/sociology arena similar to the Malcolm Gladwell style. There were some very interesting studies presented that give the reader insight into ... Read full review

Review: The Art of Choosing

User Review  - Lee Sinclair - Goodreads

This is the first of three books I read about making choices/decisions. I probably enjoyed reading this one the most, perhaps because the topic was fresher since it was the first one I read, but I ... Read full review

Great Book

User Review  - Thomas Antony - Flipkart

A good book. Not an easy read but makes you review it again , the message sinks in slowly and surely . Nothing more to ask for. Read full review

Review: The Art of Choosing

User Review  - David - Goodreads

I seldom write a long critique on a book because i) I choose the book because it is my decision ii) whatever I write should not alter other people POV iii) to back up with ii), hopefully providing a ... Read full review

Review: The Art of Choosing

User Review  - Divya Jain - Goodreads

Great read, especially for those who are unfamiliar with social psychology principles. Because I recently completed a social psychology class I found much of the book to be presenting information I ... Read full review

Intelligent Author

User Review  - Arun Kuttikadan - Flipkart

Author is very effective in blending different aspects right from animal behaviors,psychology,business management at right time in illustrating different aspects of choosing. Good personality development book Read full review

Review: The Art of Choosing

User Review  - Ethan - Goodreads

This book explores many aspects of "choice" and "choosing" in a pretty interesting (if meandering and sometimes unfocused) fashion. I liked the fact that Iyengar challenged some of my preconceived ... Read full review

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