The Enigma Of Reason

ISBN 10 : 9780674368309
ISBN 13 : 0674368304

If reason is so useful and reliable, why didn’t it evolve in other animals and why do humans produce so much thoroughly reasoned nonsense? Hugo Mercier and Dan Sperber argue that..

The Enigma Of Reason

ISBN 10 : 9781846145582
ISBN 13 : 1846145589

'Original and provocative ... likely to have a big impact on our understanding of ourselves' Steven Pinker 'Mercier and Sperber offer a surprising and powerful response to the new ..

The Enigma Of Reason

ISBN 10 : 9780674977846
ISBN 13 : 067497784X

If reason is so useful and reliable, why didn’t it evolve in other animals and why do humans produce so much thoroughly reasoned nonsense? Hugo Mercier and Dan Sperber argue that..

Denying To The Grave

ISBN 10 : 9780199396603
ISBN 13 : 0199396604

Why do some parents refuse to vaccinate their children? Why do some people keep guns at home, despite scientific evidence of risk to their family members? And why do people use ant..

The Enigma Of Self Realization

ISBN 10 : 9781626755055
ISBN 13 : 1626755051

Who are we? What is it all about? Is there a purpose to anything? Here in this simply-worded unpretentious little book unfolds a truth that is complex, and yet alluringly achievabl..

The Knowledge Illusion

ISBN 10 : 9781509811052
ISBN 13 : 1509811052

Human reasoning is remarkably shallow - in fact, our thinking and justifications just scratch the surface of the true complexity of the issues we deal with. The ability to think ma..

The Enigma Of The Mind

ISBN 10 : 0521405572
ISBN 13 : 9780521405577

Sergio Moravia's The Enigma of the Mind (originally published in Italian as L'enigma della mente) offers a broad, lucid, critical and historical survey of one of the fundamental de..