The Knowledge Illusion

ISBN 10 : 9780399184345
ISBN 13 : 0399184341

“The Knowledge Illusion is filled with insights on how we should deal with our individual ignorance and collective wisdom.” —Steven Pinker We all think we know more than we a..

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 Knowledge Illusion

ISBN 10 : 9780399184352
ISBN 13 : 039918435X

"The Knowledge Illusion is filled with insights on how we should deal with our individual ignorance and collective wisdom." --Steven Pinker We all think we know more than we actual..

The Grand Illusion

ISBN 10 : 9781452508023
ISBN 13 : 145250802X

The Grand Illusion (TGI) synthesizes the paranormal with today’s hard science, seeking to initiate a dramatic reempowering of humanity. You’ll no longer consider yourself just ..

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 Price Of Illusion

ISBN 10 : 9781476762944
ISBN 13 : 1476762945

From Joan Juliet Buck, former editor-in-chief of Paris Vogue comes her dazzling, compulsively readable memoir: a fabulous account of four decades spent in the creative heart of Lon..

The Self Illusion

ISBN 10 : 9780199969890
ISBN 13 : 0199969892

Most of us believe that we are unique and coherent individuals, but are we? The idea of a "self" has existed ever since humans began to live in groups and become sociable. Those wh..