Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking

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ISBN:
9780316010665
9781594831706
9780316172325
9780316011785
9781600249303
9780316137522
9780141930183
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Lexile measure:
1100L
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display_description Explores the process by which people make decisions, explaining how the difference between good and bad decision making is directly related to the details on which people focus, and offers advice on how to improve decision making skills. How do we think without thinking, seem to make choices in an instant--in the blink of an eye--that actually aren't as simple as they seem? Why are some people brilliant decision makers, while others are consistently inept? Why do some people follow their instincts and win, while others end up stumbling into error? And why are the best decisions often those that are impossible to explain to others? Drawing on cutting-edge neuroscience and psychology, the author reveals that great decision makers aren't those who process the most information or spend the most time deliberating, but those who have perfected the art of filtering the very few factors that matter from an overwhelming number of variables.
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title_display Blink : the power of thinking without thinking
title_full Blink : the power of thinking without thinking / Malcolm Gladwell, Blink : the power of thinking without thinking / Malcolm Gladwell ; [with a new afterword by the author], Blink The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
title_short Blink :
title_sub The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
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