How we know what isn't so: the fallibility of human reason in everyday life

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Free Press, Mar 5, 1993 - Philosophy - 216 pages
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Gilovich illustrates his points with vivid examples and supports them with the latest research findings in a wise and readable guide to the fallacy of the obvious in everyday life.

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About the author (1993)

Thomas Gilovich is a professor of psychology at Cornell University and author of How We Know What Isn't So. He lives in Ithaca, New York.

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