The Resource Thinking, fast and slow, Daniel Kahneman

Thinking, fast and slow, Daniel Kahneman

Label
Thinking, fast and slow
Title
Thinking, fast and slow
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Kahneman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A psychologist draws on years of research to introduce his "machinery of the mind" model on human decision making to reveal the faults and capabilities of intuitive versus logical thinking
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
153.4/2
Index
index present
LC call number
BF441
LC item number
.K238 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Thinking, fast and slow, Daniel Kahneman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Pt. 1: Two systems. The characters of the story ; Attention and effort ; The lazy controller ; The associative machine ; Cognitive ease ; Norms, surprises, and causes ; A machine for jumping to conclusions ; How judgments happen ; Answering an easier question -- Pt. 2: Heuristics and biases. The law of small numbers ; Anchors ; The science of availability ; Availability, emotion, and risk ; Tom W's specialty ; Linda; less is more ; Causes trump statistics ; Regression to the mean ; Taming intuitive predictions -- Pt. 3: Overconfidence The illusion of understanding ; The illusion of validity ; Intuitions vs. formulas ; Expert intuition : when can we trust it? ; The outside view ; The engine of capitalism -- Pt. 4: Choices. Bernoulli's errors ; Prospect theory ; The endowment effect ; Bad events ; The fourfold pattern ; Rare events ; Risk policies ; Keeping score ; Reversals ; Frames and reality -- Pt. 5: Two selves. Two selves ; Life as a story ; Experienced well-being ; Thinking about life
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
499 p.
Isbn
9780374275631
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2011027143
Other control number
9780374275631
Other physical details
ill.
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812360
System control number
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