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User Review  - fist - LibraryThing

Kahneman's central thesis is that we have a slow-thinking "rational" brain system, and a fast-thinking "instinctive" brain system. From this fairly simple statement he develops a wealth of fascinating ... Read full review

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User Review  - EmreSevinc - LibraryThing

Can you understand the modern world you live in without having any idea about the following terms and the concepts they convey: 'inflation', 'unemployment', 'advertisement', 'capitalism', 'liberalism ... Read full review

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User Review  - jorgearanda - LibraryThing

Kahneman summarizes several research advances in psychology mostly having to do with the interplay between the two modes of thinking in the title: the fast (impulsive, guided by heuristics, efficient ... Read full review

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User Review  - oldman - LibraryThing

A Nobel prize book for Economics this book was a "not to put down" book for me. The consistent logical thought process of the book was particularly appealing, as was the basic premiss of the book - humans think at two speeds, fast and slow. Well worth reading again. Read full review

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User Review  - the.ken.petersen - LibraryThing

I thoroughly enjoyed this book. I must make clear, however, before getting into the meat of a review, that this is not my area of expertise (if such exists!). Daniel Kahneman examines the human ... Read full review

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User Review  - hugh_ashton - LibraryThing

I'm not going to give this 5 stars, though the subject matter probably deserves them. The problem causing the missing star is the style of the book; is this a hard-core scientific work, or a popular ... Read full review

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User Review  - vegetarian - LibraryThing

Two systems drive how we think. System 1 is fast, intuitive, and emotional (which suffers faults and biases, subject to intuitive impressions); System 2 is slower, more deliberative, and more logical ... Read full review

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User Review  - neurodrew - LibraryThing

Thinking, Fast and Slow Daniel Kahneman Nov 24, 2011 I think this is, unqualifiably, a great book, not so much for its writing, although that is very good, but for its subject matter. The author won a ... Read full review


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