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User Review  - mbmackay - LibraryThing

This is a wonderful book. The basic premise is that the human brain has evolved from an animal brain by adding the cerebral cortex (the 'rational' bit) to the pre-existing brain. We now have two ... Read full review

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User Review  - gbsallery - LibraryThing

I have never read a book so densely packed with wisdom and insight. Thought-provoking on every page (even more so than Jonathan Haidt's recent work, which is referenced within), this really is a book ... Read full review

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User Review  - pollgott - LibraryThing

I first encountered the work of Daniel Kahneman and his collaborator Amos Tversky when I was in graduate school. A student of artificial intelligence, I was keenly interested in the question of how to ... Read full review

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User Review  - dickmanikowski - LibraryThing

Fascinating study of how humans think. The author posits that humans have two distinct thinking systems. One involves quick decisions based on moods, impressions, and an intuitive response to evidence ... Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - Richard - Goodreads

Kahneman is a brilliant thinker who's small experiments cracked the foundations of neo-classical/rational choice theory. His collections like Choices, Values and Frames are terrific reading, full of ... Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - David - Goodreads

This is an excellent book about how we think, written by a Nobel-prize-winning economist. Kahneman explains how two "systems" in the mind make decisions. "System 1" is the fast, intuitive aspect of ... Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - Jay Kamaladasa - Goodreads

Hands down, one of the best books in its genre. The book is a lengthy, self-conscious and a challenging read but highly recommended if you're interested in why human beings behave the way they behave ... Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - Víctor - Goodreads

A must. Read full review

A milestone

User Review  - Sanjay Bansal - Flipkart

Amazing Stuff. This book is "unputdownable". It seems author as an individual was always curious to know the working of human brain and his curiosity led him to a discover the information which he has ... Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - Thomas - Goodreads

A long book that requires real mental exertion, Thinking, Fast and Slow is a worthwhile read by Nobel laureate Daniel Kahneman. It delves into the two complex systems of the mind. System 1 is ... Read full review


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