Thinking, Fast and Slow
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In the picture that emerges from recent research, the intuitive System 1 is more influential than your experience tells you, and it is the se- cret ... Part 1 presents the basic elements of a two-systems approach to judgment and choice.
This section of the book provides a current view, informed by the two-system model, of the key concepts of prospect theory, the model of choice that Amos and I published in 1979. Subsequent chapters address several ways human choices ...
TWO SYSTEMS Psychologists have been intensely interested for several decades in the two modes of thinking evoked by the ... System 1 • operates automatically and quickly, with little or no effort and no sense of voluntary control.
System 2 • allocates attention to the effortful mental activities that demand it, including complex computations. The operations of System 2 are often associated with the subjective experience of agency, choice, and concentration.
System 1 has learned associations between ideas (the capital of France?); it has also learned skills such as reading and understanding nuances of social situations. Some skills, such as finding strong chess moves, are acquired only by ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - tonberrysc - LibraryThing
Good introduction to Kahneman and Tversky's work. The social priming stuff has been hit with the replication crisis, so I will try to take it all in with a grain of salt. The ending discussion of the ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - rynk - LibraryThing
A Nobel economist pulls together decades of research in psychology for a big tome with a simple point. We have two brains, one impulsive and one analytical, but both always at work. Professor Kahneman ... Read full review