pular para conteúdo
Mastermind : how to think like Sherlock Holmes Ver prévia deste item
FecharVer prévia deste item
Checando...

Mastermind : how to think like Sherlock Holmes

Autor: Maria Konnikova
Editora: New York : Viking, 2013.
Edição/Formato   Livro : InglêsVer todas as edições e formatos
Base de Dados:WorldCat
Resumo:
"No fictional character is more renowned for his powers of thought and observation than Sherlock Holmes. But is his extraordinary intellect merely a gift of fiction, or can we learn to cultivate these abilities ourselves, to improve our lives at work and at home? We can, says psychologist and journalist Maria Konnikova, and in Mastermind she shows us how. Beginning with the "brain attic"--Holmes's metaphor for how
Classificação:

(ainda não classificado) 0 com críticas - Seja o primeiro.

Assuntos
Mais como este

 

Encontrar uma cópia na biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Encontrando bibliotecas que possuem este item...

Detalhes

Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Maria Konnikova
ISBN: 9780670026579 0670026573
Número OCLC: 796756146
Notas: Includes index.
Descrição: x, 273 pages ; 25 cm
Conteúdos: pt. 1. Understanding (yourself). The scientific method of the mind --
The brain attic : what is it and what's in there? --
pt. 2. From observation to imagination. Stocking the brain attic : the power of observation --
Exploring the brain attic : the value of creativity and imagination --
pt. 3. The art of deduction. Navigating the brain attic : deduction from the facts --
Maintaining the brain attic : education never stops --
pt. 4. The science and art of self-knowledge. The dynamic attic : putting it all together --
We're only human.
Responsabilidade: Maria Konnikova.
Mais informações:

Resumo:

"No fictional character is more renowned for his powers of thought and observation than Sherlock Holmes. But is his extraordinary intellect merely a gift of fiction, or can we learn to cultivate these abilities ourselves, to improve our lives at work and at home? We can, says psychologist and journalist Maria Konnikova, and in Mastermind she shows us how. Beginning with the "brain attic"--Holmes's metaphor for how we store information and organize knowledge--Konnikova unpacks the mental strategies that lead to clearer thinking and deeper insights. Drawing on twenty-first-century neuroscience and psychology, Mastermind explores Holmes's unique methods of ever-present mindfulness, astute observation, and logical deduction. In doing so, it shows how each of us, with some self-awareness and a little practice, can employ these same methods to sharpen our perceptions, solve difficult problems, and enhance our creative powers. For Holmes aficionados and casual readers alike, Konnikova reveals how the world's most keen-eyed detective can serve as an unparalleled guide to upgrading the mind."--

"Lessons from the world's greatest fictional detective teach us how to improve our own mental powers. Konnikova unpacks mental strategies that lead to clearer thinking and deeper insights. Drawing on twenty-first century neuroscience and psychology"--

Críticas

Críticas contribuídas por usuários
Recuperando críticas GoodReas...
Recuperando comentários DOGObooks

Etiquetas

Seja o primeiro.

Ítens Similares

Assuntos Relacionados:(3)

Listas de usuários com este item (11)

Confirmar esta solicitação

Você já pode ter solicitado este item. Por favor, selecione Ok se gostaria de proceder com esta solicitação de qualquer forma.

Dados Ligados


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/796756146>
library:oclcnum"796756146"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/796756146>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2013"
schema:description"pt. 1. Understanding (yourself). The scientific method of the mind -- The brain attic : what is it and what's in there? -- pt. 2. From observation to imagination. Stocking the brain attic : the power of observation -- Exploring the brain attic : the value of creativity and imagination -- pt. 3. The art of deduction. Navigating the brain attic : deduction from the facts -- Maintaining the brain attic : education never stops -- pt. 4. The science and art of self-knowledge. The dynamic attic : putting it all together -- We're only human."@en
schema:description""No fictional character is more renowned for his powers of thought and observation than Sherlock Holmes. But is his extraordinary intellect merely a gift of fiction, or can we learn to cultivate these abilities ourselves, to improve our lives at work and at home? We can, says psychologist and journalist Maria Konnikova, and in Mastermind she shows us how. Beginning with the "brain attic"--Holmes's metaphor for how we store information and organize knowledge--Konnikova unpacks the mental strategies that lead to clearer thinking and deeper insights. Drawing on twenty-first-century neuroscience and psychology, Mastermind explores Holmes's unique methods of ever-present mindfulness, astute observation, and logical deduction. In doing so, it shows how each of us, with some self-awareness and a little practice, can employ these same methods to sharpen our perceptions, solve difficult problems, and enhance our creative powers. For Holmes aficionados and casual readers alike, Konnikova reveals how the world's most keen-eyed detective can serve as an unparalleled guide to upgrading the mind."--"@en
schema:description""Lessons from the world's greatest fictional detective teach us how to improve our own mental powers. Konnikova unpacks mental strategies that lead to clearer thinking and deeper insights. Drawing on twenty-first century neuroscience and psychology"--"@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1178145171>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Mastermind : how to think like Sherlock Holmes"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Por favor, conecte-se ao WorldCat 

Não tem uma conta? Você pode facilmente criar uma conta gratuita.