Don't Believe Everything You Think: The 6 Basic Mistakes We Make in Thinking

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Prometheus Books, 2006 - Psychology - 286 pages
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Kida vividly illustrates these tendencies with numerous examples that demonstrate how easily we can be fooled into believing something that isn't true. In a complex society where success - in all facets of life - often requires the ability to evaluate the validity of many conflicting claims, the critical-thinking skills examined in this informative and engaging book will prove invaluable.

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User Review  - quantum_flapdoodle - LibraryThing

This is a very interesting, well written book that debunks common myths about how we think and remember. It provides a great corrective to those who think that human anecdotes are better evidence than hard data. Read full review

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User Review  - sirfurboy - LibraryThing

There is some very good stuff in this book on tools for critical thinking. But there is also a rather worrying example of exactly the kind of sloppy thinking Kida is supposed to be warning us against ... Read full review

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