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By Daniel Levitin

ISBN-10: 0241239990

ISBN-13: 9780241239995

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ISBN-13: 9780241974872

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A consultant to severe considering within the 'post-truth' period, from the writer of Sunday Times best-seller The prepared Mind

We stay in an international of knowledge overload. proof and figures on completely every little thing are at our fingertips, yet are too usually biased, distorted, or outright lies. From unemployment figures to vote casting polls, IQ assessments to divorce charges, we are bombarded by way of likely believable facts on how humans dwell and what they believe. Daniel Levitin teaches us easy methods to successfully ask ourselves: will we really understand that? and the way do they comprehend that?

In this eye-opening, obtainable advisor jam-packed with interesting examples and sensible takeaways, acclaimed neuroscientist Daniel Levitin exhibits us how studying to appreciate facts will allow you to make greater, smarter decisions at the global round you.

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