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Review: The Invisible Gorilla: How Our Intuitions Deceive Us

User Review  - Jess Moss - Goodreads

The Gorilla Experiment is fascinating. But taking the results of that experiment and turning it into an entire book was not hugely successful. I learned a few things from this book, but mostly it was ... Read full review

Review: The Invisible Gorilla: And Other Ways Our Intuitions Deceive Us

User Review  - Mike Vardy - Goodreads

This book offers a lot of discussion and experimentation as to why our experiences are affected by our intuitions. It also offers a lot of acknowledgments to people and footnotes. This is all well and ... Read full review

Review: The Invisible Gorilla: And Other Ways Our Intuitions Deceive Us

User Review  - Gayle - Goodreads

Interesting book. I enjoyed Malcolm Gladwell's book "Blink," and this author takes the opposite view about our instincts. Gladwell's thesis in "Blink" is that our instincts are often more accurate ... Read full review

Review: The Invisible Gorilla: How Our Intuitions Deceive Us

User Review  - Warren Benton - Goodreads

In this book the authors recite studies and do some of their own to test how observant we really are. often times we act like we know more than we actually do. This faults others into trusting us even though we may not have a clue of what we are talking about as long as we are confident! Read full review

Review: The Invisible Gorilla: And Other Ways Our Intuitions Deceive Us

User Review  - drowningmermaid - Goodreads

There are some pretty major flaws in the experiments he lists as "proof" of his points. -Deciding whether a person has a "good" or "bad" sense of humor-- based on whether their ratings of jokes ... Read full review

Review: The Invisible Gorilla: How Our Intuitions Deceive Us

User Review  - Husni Fithri - Goodreads

Since I'm a psychology student, reading a book about psychology is always interesting activity for me. Not to mention also that it was a wonderfull experiment which successfully fused into a simply ... Read full review

Review: The Invisible Gorilla: How Our Intuitions Deceive Us

User Review  - Fran Darling - Goodreads

Very interesting perspective based on Visual Awareness studies by psychology professors and authors, Chabris & Simons. The DVD/You Tube Video shows the famous experiment that led to the creation of ... Read full review

Review: The Invisible Gorilla: And Other Ways Our Intuitions Deceive Us

User Review  - Esther - Goodreads

This book took me down a couple notches. According to Christopher Chabris and Daniel Simons, I miss a heckuva lot that's going on right in front of my nose, and come to conclusions based on my own ... Read full review

Review: The Invisible Gorilla: And Other Ways Our Intuitions Deceive Us

User Review  - Void lon iXaarii - Goodreads

A surprisingly good book about the flaws in our ways of thinking, seeing and the way we think about the way we think. The research and information is quite shocking and more than interesting, and i ... Read full review

Review: The Invisible Gorilla: And Other Ways Our Intuitions Deceive Us

User Review  - Bruce - Goodreads

Clear headed look at a number of flaws in the human brain's wiring. "Flaw" is clearly a loaded term - more specifically, in the context of modern society, the human brain gets a number of things ... Read full review


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