Knowledge and decisions

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Basic Books, Inc., 1980 - History - 422 pages
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User Review  - neurodrew - LibraryThing

This book appeared on a list of 100 influential science books for the millenium, published in The American Scientist. Sowell is an economist, and from some other mentions of his name, is very ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jay - Goodreads

This is an amazing book about knowledge, which is scarce, diffused, and has a cost. The breadth of considerations Sowell tackles is almost mind boggling. This may be Sowell's best work, or it's at ... Read full review


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Bestselling authorThomas Sowell has been on the faculties of leading universities across the country, an economist in the corporate world and in government, and a scholar in residence at three think tanks. His books have been translated into nine languages, and his essays have appeared in "The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Time, Newsweek, Forbes, " and "Fortune" and are syndicated to 150 newspapers. For the past two decades, he has been a Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. His Internet Web site is

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