skip to content
I am right you are wrong : From this to the New Renaissance : from Rock Logic to Water Logic Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

I am right you are wrong : From this to the New Renaissance : from Rock Logic to Water Logic

Author: Edward De Bono; Ivar Giaever; Brian David Josephson; Sheldon Lee Glashow
Publisher: Londres : Penguin Books, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Rock logic is based on rigid categories, absolutes, argument and adversarial point scoring. This book presents a challenge to the 'rock logic' of Western thought. It proposes the water logic of  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward De Bono; Ivar Giaever; Brian David Josephson; Sheldon Lee Glashow
ISBN: 0140126783 9780140126785
OCLC Number: 491540592
Notes: Sur la couv : "New Forewords by three Nobel Prize winners."
Description: 293 p. ; 20 cm
Contents: Part 1 Our thinking system: human affairs; perception; humour; practical outcomes. Part 2 The human brain: validity of the model; different universes; traditional table-top logic; the nerve network of the brain. Part 3 How perception works: sequence patterns; trigger and reconstruction; asymmetry of patterns; insight; learning backwards; time sequence; catchment; knife-edge discrimination; pre-emption; mismatch; readiness; context; circularity; making sense; attention; relevance and meaning; zero-hold. Part 4 Our traditional thinking habits: language; thinking and intelligence; critical thinking; Laffer curves; problem-solving; analysis; description; natural; mathematics; either/or; absolutes; argument and clash; belief; science; creativity; history; logic; art. Part 5 Thinking in society and its institutions: change; the next step; full up; education; ludecy; short-term thinking; democracy; pragmatism; bureaucracy; compartments; universities; communication; packaging. Part 6 Summary of practical outcomes. Appendix: water logic; hodics.
Responsibility: Edward de bono ; [Foreword by Ivar Giaever, foreword by Brian Josephson, foreword by Sheldon Lee Glashow].

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/491540592> # I am right you are wrong From this to the New Renaissance : from Rock Logic to Water Logic
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "491540592" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/xxk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24832531#Place/londres> ; # Londres
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24832531#Topic/logique> ; # Logique
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24832531#Topic/pensee> ; # Pensée
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1057622> ; # Perception
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1150249> ; # Thought and thinking
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24832531#Topic/logique_pensee> ; # logique--pensée
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24832531#Topic/perception_psychologie_cognitive> ; # perception--psychologie cognitive
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/153/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/866541> ; # Cognitive psychology
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24832531#Topic/psychologie_cognitive> ; # Psychologie cognitive
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1002014> ; # Logic
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/193875130> ; # Ivar Giaever
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/39936815> ; # Brian David Josephson
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/4991648> ; # Sheldon Lee Glashow
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/86893281> ; # Edward De Bono
   schema:datePublished "1991" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/24832531> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "I am right you are wrong From this to the New Renaissance : from Rock Logic to Water Logic" ;
   schema:numberOfPages "293" ;
   schema:productID "491540592" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/491540592#PublicationEvent/londres_penguin_books_1991> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24832531#Agent/penguin_books> ; # Penguin Books
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780140126785> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/491540592> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24832531#Topic/perception_psychologie_cognitive> # perception--psychologie cognitive
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "perception--psychologie cognitive" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24832531#Topic/psychologie_cognitive> # Psychologie cognitive
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Psychologie cognitive" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1002014> # Logic
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Logic" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1057622> # Perception
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Perception" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1150249> # Thought and thinking
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Thought and thinking" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/866541> # Cognitive psychology
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Cognitive psychology" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/193875130> # Ivar Giaever
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1929" ;
   schema:deathDate "," ;
   schema:familyName "Giaever" ;
   schema:givenName "Ivar" ;
   schema:name "Ivar Giaever" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/39936815> # Brian David Josephson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1940" ;
   schema:deathDate "," ;
   schema:familyName "Josephson" ;
   schema:givenName "Brian David" ;
   schema:name "Brian David Josephson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/4991648> # Sheldon Lee Glashow
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1932" ;
   schema:deathDate "," ;
   schema:familyName "Glashow" ;
   schema:givenName "Sheldon Lee" ;
   schema:name "Sheldon Lee Glashow" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/86893281> # Edward De Bono
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1933" ;
   schema:deathDate "," ;
   schema:familyName "De Bono" ;
   schema:givenName "Edward" ;
   schema:name "Edward De Bono" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780140126785>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0140126783" ;
   schema:isbn "9780140126785" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/491540592>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/491540592> ; # I am right you are wrong From this to the New Renaissance : from Rock Logic to Water Logic
   schema:dateModified "2018-03-12" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.