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Blink [spoken compact disc] : the power of thinking without thinking

Author: Malcolm Gladwell
Publisher: New York, NY : Time Warner AudioBooks, ℗2005.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Utilizing case studies as diverse as speed dating, pop music, and the shooting of Amadou Diallo, Gladwell reveals that what we think of as decisions made in the blink of an eye are much more complicated than assumed. Drawing on cutting-edge neuroscience and psychology, he shows how the difference between good decision-making and bad has nothing to do with how much information we can process quickly, but on the few  Read more...
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Malcolm Gladwell
ISBN: 1586217194 9781586217198 9781607882077 1607882078
OCLC Number: 924419182
Notes: Unabridged.
Subtitle taken from container.
Performer(s): Read by the author.
Description: 7 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Compact disc.
Contents: The statue that didn't look right --
The theory of thin-slicing --
The locked door --
The Warren Harding error --
Paul Van Riper's big victory : creating structure for spontaneity --
Kenna's dilemma : the right-and wrong-way to ask people what they want --
Seven seconds in the Bronx : the delicate art of mind-reading --
Conclusion: listening with your eyes : the lessons of blink.
Responsibility: Malcolm Gladwell.

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BLINK explores the concept of rapid cognition and argues persuasuvely that our snap judgements and first impressions can be educated and controlled.  Read more...

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