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User 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

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User Review  - antao - LibraryThing

Daniel Kahneman got the Nobel Prize some 20 years ago for research done since 1969 on human judgement and decision making. In 2011 he published the best-seller, "Thinking Fast, Thinking Slow", a ... Read full review

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User Review  - PDCRead - LibraryThing

I have read a fair number of books on behavioural economics in the past and was really looking forward to reading this one. It is a good book, a lot of what Kahneman has written about in here has been ... Read full review

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User Review  - RobertDay - LibraryThing

I bought a copy of this book on the recommendation of a colleague in the software testing community, and I struggled with it until bailing out at around the 65% mark. The basic premise, that we have a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Christina_E_Mitchell - LibraryThing

Reading Progress, Day One: My brain hurts. Reading Progress, Day Two: Mistake to read the Introduction that recommended reading the academic journal articles on which the book is premised. Now that I ... Read full review

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Tversky & Kahneman 1974, 1979, 1984 + Kahnemand TED speech = this book...

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - Vontel - Goodreads

Truly didn't read this, skimmed the intro and a few other parts. Good to read in more detail at dome time, although the main components of his findings and premises have been quoted in materials from ... Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - Adom - Goodreads

I was exposed to a lot of the content on heuristics and biases elsewhere, so much of this book was review, and kind of a fluffy, non-technical one at that. I wasn't particularly interested in the ... Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - Bonnie - Goodreads

I would have enjoyed this much more if I had read it rather than listened to it, I think. I made it through disc 12 (out of 16) and just couldn't hack it anymore. There are numerous references to a ... Read full review

Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow

User Review  - Jacob Jelen - Goodreads

Super annoying to read because the author describes research after research in painstaking details, and when he finally gets to the point he repeats it again and again. He also introduces many ... Read full review


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