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The organized mind : thinking straight in the age of information overload

Author: Daniel J Levitin
Publisher: London : Penguin Books, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Analysing how and why our brains are struggling to keep up with the demands of the digital age, this book takes you through every aspect of modern life, from healthcare to online dating to raising kids, showing that the secret to success is always organization.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel J Levitin
ISBN: 9780241965788 0241965780
OCLC Number: 913788641
Notes: Originally published: U.S.: Dutton, 2014.
Includes index.
Description: 496 pages : illustrations; 20 cm
Responsibility: Daniel J. Levitin.

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Demonstrates how easily we are bamboozled by statistical tricks, making his points with pithy stories. This book helps you to learn how we got here and why smart organization improves our memories  Read more...

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Already deservedly a bestseller... The Organized Mind is from the school of Daniel Kahneman but it earns its keep. Levitin demonstrates how easily we are bamboozled by statistical tricks in medicine, Read more...

 
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